View of two large stone statues, each depicting a male figure in a seated position. Two native men sit at the base of one of the statues, one of whom has his back turned to the camera.


  • Title: Thébes. Colosses de Memnon (Egypt)
  • Creator: Félix Bonfils
  • Date Created: 1870s
  • Physical Dimensions: 27 × 21 cm (10 5/8 × 8 1/4 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 86.XA.750.41
  • Culture: French
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Félix Bonfils (French, 1831 - 1885)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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