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Pillars in the Great Hall Karnac
  • Francis Frith
    1822–1898
    born: Chesterfield, England, United Kingdom ; died: Cannes, France
  • Pillars in the Great Hall Karnac, 1857
  • Where object was made: Egypt
  • albumen print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14.9 x 22.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 7/8 x 8 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0007
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Black-and-white image of a man wearing draping garments and standing near a pack mule. Man is surrounded by large stacked cut stones. Pillar behind man is leaning to the right.