TITLE

The Travels of David Roberts (1796-1864)

AUTHOR(S)
Guiterman, Helen
PUB. DATE
November 1987
SOURCE
Archaeology;Nov/Dec87, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
10868190

 

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