Vintage Albumen Photo By G. Lekegian Of Colosses De Memnon Egypt 1880′s

Vintage Albumen Photo By G. Lekegian Of Colosses De Memnon Egypt 1880's

Vintage photo of the Collossi of Memnon, two massive stone sculptures of Pharaoh Amenhotep III, west of the River Nile. Taken by Gabriel Lekegian, a prolific photographer based in Cairo in the 1880′s. The albumen print, titled and signed in the negative, measures 8.5″x10.75″ mounted to lightweight backing paper. In good condition, sharp with good tone and contrast as pictured. The item “VINTAGE ALBUMEN PHOTO BY G. LEKEGIAN OF COLOSSES DE MEMNON EGYPT 1880′S” is in sale since Tuesday, April 07, 2015. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Other Antique Photographs”. The seller is “hillvaness” and is located in Palisades, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Original/Reprint: Original Print
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Signed?: Signed
  • Date of Creation: 1880-1889
  • Photo Type: Albumen
  • Subject: Historic & Vintage
  • Color: Black & White
  • Framing: Unframed
  • Size Type/Largest Dimension: Large (Greater than 10″)
  • Region of Origin: Africa
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Egypt

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