Artist Francis Frith, English, 1822-1898
Title
  • Colossi and Sphynx (sic) at Wady Saboua
Date 1857
Medium albumen print
Dimensions Image: 6 × 8 1/4 inches (15.2 × 21 cm)
Mount: 12 1/2 × 14 3/4 inches (31.8 × 37.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of James Crawford
Accession Number F1987.83
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed In negative: Frith / E no 9 - 1857
Inscriptions Inscribed, in negative, lower left corner: Frith | E No9 - 1857
Inscribed, in black ink, on mount, center: COLOSSI AND SPHYNX AT WADY SABOUA. | Nubia
Inscribed, in black ink, lower right corner: Frith. Photo. 1857
1987-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)