The Travels of David Roberts (1796-1864)

Guiterman, Helen
November 1987
Archaeology;Nov/Dec87, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p46
Looks at the paintings created by David Roberts, inspired by his travels in 1838 from London to Alexandria. Roberts' first travel to Spain; Robert's travel through France to Marseilles to Alexandria; Material collected by Roberts over his travels; Roberts' arrival at Kom Ombo; Description of the temple on the banks of the Nile; Roberts' painting of 17 views of Baalbec in oil and in watercolor.


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