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ROBERTS, David; engraved by Louis Haghe.

Grand Entrance to the Mosque of the Sultan Hassan.

Pl. 92.

Published: Egypt and Nubia; the Holy Land. 1842-1849

Stock code: 57263

Price: £1,650

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View of the Magnificent entrance to the Mosque of the Sultan Hassan, Cairo. This structure was designed as a madrasa dedicated to the four law schools of Sunnite Islam and also a congregational mosque for the Friday sermon. This ambitious project almost bankrupted the Sultan Hassan and was never completed.

Lithograph. Hand coloured. Fine condition. Mounted size: 48.5 x 68 Size: 32 x 49.5 cm. (12 x 19 inches)

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