Pyramid at Saqqara (View from southeast of the Step Pyramid)
Albumen silver photograph
late 19th century
image/sheet: 7 3/4 x 10 1/4 in. (19.7 x 26 cm) (show scale)
Signed in dark script in lower left of recto: "A. Beato"
Inscribed in pencil on verso in English and in French: "View from Southeast of the Step Pyramid at Saqqara"; on verso in pencil: "No. 346"; "The oldest monument in the world"
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Gift of Matthew Dontzin
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Antonio Beato (Italian and British, ca. 1825-ca.1903). Pyramid at Saqqara (View from southeast of the Step Pyramid), late 19th century. Albumen silver photograph, image/sheet: 7 3/4 x 10 1/4 in. (19.7 x 26 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Matthew Dontzin, 85.305.1 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 85.305.1_PS4.jpg)
overall, 85.305.1_PS4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2014
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