Detail View: Ira Wolff Photographic History Collection: Great Sphinx of Giza in 3/4 profile

File Name: 
Wolff_AsiaAfricaEurope_singles_045
Collection Name: 
Ira Wolff Photographic History Collection
Collection Description: 
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Work Type: 
photographs
Work Title: 
Great Sphinx of Giza in 3/4 profile
Work Agent Name: 
Fiorillo, L.
Work Agent Role: 
photographers
Work Date: 
1870/1890
Work Date Type: 
creation
Location Name: 
Giza, Egypt
Repository Location Name: 
University of Colorado Boulder Special Collections Department
Repository Location Type: 
corporate
Technique: 
albumen prints
Technique Vocab: 
aat
Inscription Text: 
"238. Caire. Le Sphinx. L Fiorillo, Phot."
Inscription Text Type: 
text
Work Description: 
Image No. 45. "Plate No. 238. Caire. Le Sphinx. L Fiorillo, Phot." Titled in plate. Shows people and camel. 5 1/2 x 4 photo, mounted. c. 1875.
Work Description: 
Great Sphinx of Giza in 3/4 profile, with top of pyramids visible in background. A camel & 4 men are standing near the base of the sculpture. The forelegs of the Sphinx appear to be buried in the sand.
Relation: 
Asia, Africa, and Europe album
Relation Type: 
partOf
Relation Relids: 
wolff_asiaAfricaEurope
Relation href: 
http://cudl.colorado.edu/luna/servlet/s/cckl62
Image Rights: 
The organization that has made the Item available believes that the Item is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Item may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Please refer to the organization that has made the Item available for more information. URI: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
Image Title: 
Great Sphinx of Giza in 3/4 profile
Image Work Type: 
digital image