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The Sphinx by Moonlight, (painting)

Artist:
Ellis, Edwin
Medium:
Watercolor
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 140
[Illustration depicts large statue of a sphynx in the desert. Two Egyptians on camels approach from one side, while at the base stands a third man, cloaked in white.]
Illustrated Catalogue of the Twelfth Annual Exhibition of the American Water Color Sociey, held at the Galleries of the National Academy of Design, cor. of Twenty-Third St. & Fourth Ave. Open until March 1st, 1879. E. Wells Sackett & Bro., Printers. 56 & 58 William Street, New York. Engravings by Photo Engraving Co. 67 Park Place, New York.
Topic:
Landscape--Egypt
Landscape--Foreign--Egypt
Landscape--Celestial--Moon
Landscape--Desert
Figure group
Animal--Camel
Architecture--Monument--Statue
Mythology--Egyptian--Sphinx
Control number:
AECI 01210140
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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