Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Luxor Portfolio” as Want to Read:
Luxor Portfolio
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Luxor Portfolio

really liked it 4.00  ·  Rating details ·  4 ratings  ·  0 reviews
This handsome portfolio contains ten fine art prints of David Roberts' superb lithographs of nineteenth-century Luxor, selected from Egypt: Yesterday and Today (AUC Press, 1996). Between 1842 and 1849, on the basis of sketches made on the spot and aided by his excellent memory, Roberts produced the drawings that Louis Haghe turned into prints published by Graham Moon. Thes ...more
Paperback, 10 pages
Published March 1st 2001 by American University in Cairo Press
More Details... Edit Details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Luxor Portfolio, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Luxor Portfolio

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-9
really liked it Average rating 4.00  · 
Rating details
 ·  4 ratings  ·  0 reviews


More filters
 | 
Sort order
Start your review of Luxor Portfolio
Lucy
rated it really liked it
Jun 23, 2007
jadedcompass
rated it really liked it
Dec 21, 2016
sierra
rated it liked it
Jun 24, 2007
Brenda Hawley
rated it it was amazing
Oct 07, 2011
Bill Tucker
marked it as to-read
Dec 03, 2009
Natalya Lebedeva
marked it as to-read
Dec 25, 2012
Jonele
marked it as to-read
May 05, 2019
Rania
marked it as to-read
Apr 19, 2020
Hussain Jouhar
marked it as to-read
Nov 20, 2020
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
5 followers
David Roberts RA was a Scottish painter. He is especially known for a prolific series of detailed lithograph prints of Egypt and the Near East that he produced from sketches he made during long tours of the region (1838–1840). These and his large oil paintings of similar subjects made him a prominent Orientalist painter. He was elected as a Royal Academician in 1841.

News & Interviews

Need another excuse to treat yourself to a new book this week? We've got you covered with the buzziest new releases of the day. To create our...
11 likes · 2 comments