The Statues of Memnon, Plain of Thebes

Francis Frith1857

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

Men and camel in front of two giant statues of seated pharaohs.


  • Title: The Statues of Memnon, Plain of Thebes
  • Creator: Francis Frith
  • Date Created: 1857
  • Location Created: Luxor, Luxor Governorate, Egypt
  • Physical Dimensions: 23.3 × 15.9 cm (9 3/16 × 6 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: 84.XO.1294.2.33
  • Culture: English
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Francis Frith (English, 1822 - 1898)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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