London: R.Bowyer Historic Gallery, 1801. Notes: View of Cairo, Egypt.
Luigi Meyer (1755-1803) was an Italian-German artist and one of the earliest and most important late 18th-century European painters of the Ottoman Empire. He travelled extensively through the Ottoman Empire between 1776 and 1794, and became well known for his sketches and paintings of panoramic landscapes of ancient sites from the Balkans to the Greek Islands, Turkey and Egypt, particularly ancient monuments and the Nile. Meyer’s work provided insight into the Middle East and life in Ottoman Empire., Image Size : 230x311 (mm), 9.06x12.24 (Inches), Platemark Size : 298x383 (mm), 11.73x15.08 (Inches), Paper Size : 360x515 (mm), 14.17x20.28 (Inches), Coloring: Original Hand Coloring, Medium: Aquatint, Categories: Views Africa Egypt;. Very Good. Item #P5308