"Alexandria"

3 0 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm

Description

The once great and ancient port of Alexandria had "degenerated into a small fishing village" before the re-opening of the Mahmoudie Canal (and access to the Nile) and the arrival of P&O's steamers revived the city's fortunes.

Image Details

Date
 
c.1850
Medium
 
Watercolour on paper heightened with white bodycolour
P&O Reference
 
AC-02312-00

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