From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
Name/TitleColonne Pompee prise du cimetiere Arabe
About this objectPompey’s Pillar located in Alexandria, Egypt. The pillar was built in 297 by the Roman emperor Diocletian. It is located at the Serapeum of Alexandria, an ancient Greek temple.
Place MadeAlexandria, Egypt
Date Madeca. 1880s
Medium and MaterialsAlbumen print.
Measurements20.9 cm x 27.2 cm (image)
28 cm x 35.7 cm (mat)
Subject and Association DescriptionLuigi Fiorillo is a photographer worked in Egypt and the Middle East.
Subject and Association KeywordsLuigi Fiorillo
Subject and Association KeywordsEgypt
Subject and Association KeywordsPompey’s Pillar
Subject and Association Keywords1880s
Subject and Association KeywordsAlbumen
Subject and Association KeywordsAlexandria
Credit LineGift of Dr. Robert Drapkin