142
142
Egypt
MAUSOLÉE D'AFFIFI: ERIGÉ À LA MÉMOIRE DE FEU SON ALTESSE LE KHÉDIVE TEWFIK PACHA. CAIRO, 1894
Estimate
1,0001,500
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Egypt
MAUSOLÉE D'AFFIFI: ERIGÉ À LA MÉMOIRE DE FEU SON ALTESSE LE KHÉDIVE TEWFIK PACHA. CAIRO, 1894
Estimate
1,0001,500
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MAUSOLÉE D'AFFIFI: ERIGÉ À LA MÉMOIRE DE FEU SON ALTESSE LE KHÉDIVE TEWFIK PACHA. CAIRO, 1894
FIRST EDITION, folio (366 x 265mm.), PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED on the title "À Monsieur Daumet, hommage de l'Architecte, Le Caire 18 May 1895", plan of the mausoleum, 21 heliotype plates by J. Löwy, contemporary red pebbled cloth gilt, [FRBNF 30414793], minor wear, upper cover and front free endpaper detached
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The mausoleum of Mohamed Tewfik Pasha (1852-1892) was khedive of Egypt and the Sudan between 1879 and 1892 and the sixth ruler from the Muhammad Ali Dynasty. The building was designed by Dimitrios Fabricius Bey, architect of the khedivial palaces, and was opened by Abbas Hilmi II on 5 January 1894.

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