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Mount Horeb (Ras Susafeh)
  • Francis Frith
    1822–1898
    born: Chesterfield, England, United Kingdom ; died: Cannes, France
  • Mount Horeb (Ras Susafeh), circa 1865–1870
  • Where object was made: Egypt
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14.9 x 20.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 7/8 x 8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0006
Description
Exhibitions

Black-and-white, landscape image of mountains. There is a mountain in the right side of the image, in the foreground, another in the left side of the image, in the middle ground, and more mountains in the center of the image, in the background. The mountain in the foreground is covered with trees, and there are light clouds in the sky. There is an inscription in the white border below the image.