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Egypt in 19th Century Photography

Egyptian temple decorated with carved motifs seen from a slight oblique angle.
Antonio Beato
Temple of Horus at Edfu
1860 - 1870
albumen print | paper
Gift of W. Howard and Margaret Bond
1991/1.107
Overarching view of the interior courtyard of an Egyptian temple.
Antonio Beato
Excavation at Medinet, Haboo, Thebes
1860 - 1870
albumen print | paper
Gift of Howard and Margaret Bond
1990/2.13
View of an Egyptian temple and palm trees seen from below.
Antonio Beato
Pharoah's Bed, Island of Philae
1870 - 1889
albumen print | paper
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. W. Howard Bond
1989/1.47
Egyptian temple seen from a slightly oblique angle.
Antonio Beato
Temple of Dendera
1870 - 1880
albumen print | paper
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
1980/1.155
This photograph depicts a view of some ancient stone ruins. Two columns stand in the center of the photograph, each bearing relief designs and carved hieroglyphics.
Felice Beato
Karnak, Les Deux Stelles Pilliers
1850 - 1862
albumen print | paper
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
1980/1.157
Façade of an Egyptian temple structure in a state of partial ruin.
Antonio Beato
Temple of Kalabsha
1870s
albumen print | paper
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. W. Howard Bond
1985/2.99
This photograph depicts a view of a palm tree-lined path in a city park. Two men stand on the path and face the camera.
Antonio Beato
Luxor
1862 - 1880
albumen print | paper
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
1980/1.156
Oblique view of a pylon in front of which are set an obelisk and two humanoid sculptures, half submerged in sand. A minaret peaks through the break between the two vertical elements of the pylon.
Pascal Sebah
Louqsor. Le Pylône
1875 - 1885
albumen print | paper
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
1980/1.203
Five men sit just outside the rectangular, columned entrances of three grottoes set into the side of a hill. 
Pascal Sebah
Béni-Hassan. Grottes du Nord
1875 - 1885
albumen print | paper
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
1980/1.204
View down onto a busy seaport populated by numerous steamships and smaller watercraft. A sliver of land with various towers and domed structures stretches across the horizon line in the distance. 
Sébah, J. Pascal and Joaillier
La Pointe du Sérai
1888 - 1910
albumen print | paper
Gift of Howard and Margaret Bond
1990/2.23
Close-up view of a low-relief sculpture that depicts a human figure in twisted perspective who holds out another, much smaller, seated human figure in one hand. The figures are surrounded by images of birds and plants, as well as hieroglyphics. 
Pascal Sebah
Abidôs - Portrait de Séti I
1875 - 1885
albumen print | paper
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
1980/1.202
Photograph of the columns in the interior of a mosque.

Intérieur de la mosquée Amrou
1875 - 1900
albumen print | paper
Transfer from the Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
1980/1.201

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