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Petra shewing the upper or east end of the valley
1839
from The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt & Nubia, volume 3 published by F. G. Moon, London, 1842

Medium
lithograph
Measurements
33.3 × 52.3 cm (image) 38.8 × 56.8 cm (plate) 42.8 × 61.0 cm irreg. (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Inscription
printed (diagonally) (in image) l.l.: PETRA / March 8th 1839 / David. Roberts
printed l.c.: Published by F G Moon 20 Threadneedle St July 1st 1842. / PETRA, SHEWING THE UPPER OR EASTERN END OF THE VALLEY.
Accession Number
2011.38
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Bequest of Duncan Elphinstone McBryde Leary, 2011
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Image of temples carved into sandstone cliffs with people standing in foreground and riding camels.