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Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, unidentified private tomb, two men carrying a large wine-jar

Two men carrying a large wine-jar with painted grape-vine decoration, detail of a scene from an unidentified tomb at Sheikh Abd el-Qurna in Thebes:
-pencil and watercolour tracing with right edge folded in twice
-mounted
-58.5 x 42.1 cm
-[on recto of tracing] 'Gurna. / 25th Sept 1843' (pencil note)
-[on mount] '5' (pencil note)
-[on verso of tracing] 'No 9 -' (pencil note)

Karnak, Great Temple of Amun, Festival Temple, Pillared Hall, columns

Columns in the Pillared Hall of the Festival Temple (Akhmenu) in the Great Temple of Amun at Karnak:
-unfinished watercolour with pencil details
-mounted
-35.5 x 25.4 cm
-[on mount] 'The Colonade of Reversed Capitals in the palace of Thothmes 3rd' (ink note)
-[on mount] '50' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] not legible (pencil note)

Karnak, Great Temple of Amun, Eighth and Ninth Pylons with the Pylon of the Temple of Khonsu in the background

View of the Eighth and Ninth Pylons of the Great Temple of Amun at Karnak, with the Pylon of the Temple of Khonsu in the background:
-watercolour
-mounted
-35.5 x 26.1 cm
-[on mount] 'Temple of Khons. / near the Great Hypostile, Karnac.' (ink note)
-[on mount] '49' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Temple of Khons and the Pylon of Horus and Thothmes 2nd. / From of S entrance of the Great Hypostyle. Karnac. / 30th May 1843.' (pencil note)

Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, tomb of Amenemhet (TT 82), three musicians

Three musicians (woman with harp, man with lute and woman with double-pipe), detail from a banquet scene in the tomb of Amenemhet (TT 82), temp. Tuthmosis III, at Sheikh Abd el-Qurna in Thebes:
-pencil tracing with right edge folded in
-mounted
-55.2 x 36.9 cm
-[on mount] '7' (pencil note)
-[on verso of tracing] 'No 11.' (pencil note)

Karnak, Temple of Khonsu, view from the roof looking East towards the Theban Hills

View from the roof of the Temple of Khonsu at Karnak, looking East towards the Theban Hills, with an indication to the 'Colossi of Memnon':
-watercolour
-mounted
-35.5 x 26 cm
-[on mount] 'The Mountains of Eurna / from the platform of the Temple of Khons, Karnac.' (ink note)
-[on mount] '48' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'The Mountains of Gurna / From the platform of the Pronaos of the Temple of Khons. / Karnac 21st May 1843.' (pencil note)

Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, tomb of Ptahemhet (TT 77), later usurped by Roy, two female guests with two female attendants

Two female guests with two female attendants pouring water or oil onto the head of one of them, detail from a banquet scene in the tomb of Ptahemhet (TT 77), later usurped by Roy, temp. Tuthmosis IV, at Sheikh Abd el-Qurna in Thebes:
-pencil tracing with edges folded in on two sides (right <twice> and bottom)
-mounted
-66.2 x 46 cm
-[on recto of tracing] 'Lady in a bath. / Tomb at Thebes. No. 15 ? / 11th July 1843' (pencil note)
-[on verso of tracing] 'No. 10 -' (pencil note)
-[on verso of tracing] '8' (pencil note)

Deir el-Medina, Temple of Hathor, Pronaos, South half

The interior of the Pronaos of Ptolemy IV in the Temple of Hathor at Deir el-Medina; view of the southern half with a Hathor-head pilaster and papyrus-capital column from the southern half of the Pronaos façade and a window in the South wall:
-watercolour with pencil details
-mounted
-34.9 x 25 cm
-[on recto of watercolour] 'Temple of Thmai and Athor. / 28th Augt 1843. Thebes.' (pencil note)
-[on mount] '47' (pencil note)

Thebes, Deir el-Medina, tomb of Kha (TT 8), female lutist

Female lute player, detail from a scene with female musicians performing for guests at a banquet in the tomb of Kha (TT 8), temp. Amenhotep II, Tuthmosis IV and Amenhotep III, at Deir el-Medina in Thebes:
-pencil tracing with right edge folded in twice [right side of album page]
-41.8 x 66 cm
-[on recto of tracing] 'Woman playing and dancing. / 19th (or perhaps 10th) July 1843 [lower part of date lost]' (pencil note)
-[on verso of tracing] '9' (pencil note)

Karnak, Great Temple of Amun, Hypostyle, columns

Columns in the Hypostyle of the Great Temple of Amun at Karnak:
-watercolour
-mounted
-25.9 x 35.5 cm
-[on mount] 'Interior of the Great Hypostile, Karnac, looking N.' (ink note)
-[on mount] '46' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Interior of the Great Hypostyle Karnac. / Looking N. / 11th June 1843.' (pencil note)

Karnak, Great Temple of Amun, Forecourt

Forecourt of the Great Temple of Amun at Karnak; view of the standing column of Taharqa with the entrance to the Second Pylon and Hypostyle beyond:
-watercolour
-mounted
-24.9 x 34.9 cm
-[on mount] 'Western Entrance of the Great Hypostyle Hall, / from the Court, Karnac.' (ink note)
-[on mount] '45' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Western Entrance of the Great Hypostyle Hall, / from the Court. Karnac. / 1st July 1843.' (pencil note)

Thebes, unidentified temple or tomb, barque of Amun-Re

[Priests] carrying the barque of Amun-Re, detail of a scene in an unidentified temple or tomb at Thebes:
-pencil drawing with edges folded in on two sides (top and bottom edges of album page)
-mounted
-68 x 28.8 cm
-[on verso of drawing] 'No 4' (pencil note)
-[on verso of drawing] '77' (pencil note)

Abu Zaabal, a grove of date palms

A grove of date palms at Abu Zaabal:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 043
-26.7 x 19.6 cm
-[on mount] 'Date Trees Abu Zaable' (ink note)
-[on mount] '44' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Study of Date Trees. / Abu Zaable. 26th Feb. 1843 / The minor fronds have been trimmed away.' (pencil note)

El Tut, West bank of the Nile with moored boat

West bank of the Nile with moored boat at El Tut:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 044
-12.6 x 8.9 cm
-[on mount] 'Near El Tut W Bank of the Nile' (ink note)
-[on mount] '43' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] not legible (pencil note)

Design for 'Sketches of Ancient Egyptian Sculpture and Painting'

Design for a title-page for Lloyd's 'Sketches of Ancient Egyptian Sculpture and Painting' with the goddess Seshat and Maat, which are based on two other drawings in the same album (see Lloyd MSS 103 and Lloyd MSS 104):
-pencil drawing
-loose item, originally a tipped-in page perhaps for this album, with remains of mounting-strip on right side of verso
-25 x 34.9 cm (excluding mounting-strip)
-[on drawing] 'SKETCHES OF ANCIENT EGYPTIAN SCULPTURE AND PAINTING' (pencil note)

Explanatory note on design

Explanatory note on design:
-pencil handwritten text
-loose item, originally a tipped-in page perhaps for this album, with remains of mounting-strip on right side
-25.5 x 34.9 cm (including mounting-strip)
-[text] 'I have drawn this simply as a title for my sketches. / The semicircle at the top, excepting the Cartouches / is from the doorway of the first vaulted Chamber / in the temple of El Assasief erected by Amensä / the mother of Thothmes 3rd. The other part is mere / composition. On the right is Thmai or Truth, and / on the left Safrä, the Goddess of Letters. The characters / are ornamented with the emblems of Lower and / Upper Egypt. The Cartouches are for Our Lady / Victoria, when I can get those from Birche's work. / 27th July sketched / 1st August finished / } / 1843 / { / G Lloyd. / Gurna / Thebes.'

El Menair, pool with wading birds

Pool with wading birds, probably black-winged stilt (Himantopus himantopus) or pied avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta) at El Menair:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 039, Lloyd MSS 040 and Lloyd MSS 041
-12.2 x 17.5 cm
-[on mount] 'Longshanks. El Menair going from Abu Zaable.' (ink note)
-[on mount] '42' (pencil note)
-[on recto of watercolour] 'El Menair. 18th Jan. 1843' [date faded] (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Longshanks. / El Menair going to Belbeis from / Abu Zaable. 18th Jan: 1843' (ink note)

Abu Zaabal, three studies of foxes

Three studies of foxes at Abu Zaabal. Top scene: fox, presumably dead, lying on the ground; middle scene: dead fox, strung-up by back-legs; bottom scene: a mountainous desert scene with two foxes:
-watercolours
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 039, Lloyd MSS 040 and Lloyd MSS 042
-12.2 x 17.5 cm
-[on recto of watercolour] 'Abu Zaabel.' (pencil note)
-[on watercolour/mount] '41' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] '[Abu Zaabel. 14th Jan: 1843.]' (pencil note)

Upper Egypt, a portrait of a woman carrying a young child on her shoulder

A portrait of a woman and child in Upper Egypt; the woman carries the young child on her left shoulder and holds a small round vessel in her left hand; they stand in front of a raised bank with two palm trees beyond:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 039, Lloyd MSS 041 and Lloyd MSS 042
-8.9 x 12.7 cm
-[on mount] 'Costume of Upper Egypt.' (ink note)
-[on mount] '40' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Costume of Upper Egypt / 9th April 1843.' (pencil note)

El Kfasa, pigeon towers

Pigeon towers at El Kfasa:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 040, Lloyd MSS 041 and Lloyd MSS 042
-8.9 x 12.7 cm
-[on mount] 'Pigeon Houses at E'Kfasa. Small Village.' (ink note)
-[on mount] '39' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Pigeon Houses at E'Kfasa a small village / S W of xxx. 16 April 1843.' (pencil note)

Abu Zaabal, 'The Sunnyside', three foxes basking in the sun

'The Sunnyside', three foxes basking in the sun at Abu Zaabal:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 036 and Lloyd MSS 037
-17.5 x 12.2 cm
-[on mount] 'Abu Zaable, "The Sunnyside."' (ink note)
-[on mount] '38' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Abu Zaable. 11th.15th Jan. 1843. The sunny side.' (ink note)

Egypt, view of a wadi

View of a wadi at an unidentified site in Egypt:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 036 and Lloyd MSS 038
-17.5 x 12.1 cm
-[on mount] 'Sketch for an Effect.' (ink note)
-[on mount] '37' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Sketch for an Effect. / Jan. 1842.' (pencil note)

Abu Zaabal, a common sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)

A common sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos) (probably this) at Abu Zaabal:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 037 and Lloyd MSS 038
-17.5 x 12.2 cm
-[on watercolour] 'Abu Zaable. 11th Janry 1843' (ink)
-[on mount] '36' (pencil note)

Bitter Lakes area, tomb of Sheikh Anedid

Tomb of Sheikh Anedid in the Bitter Lakes area:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 034
-17.4 x 12.1 cm
-[on watercolour] 'Scheich Anedid 30th Janry. 1843' (ink note)
-[on mount] encircled '35' (pencil note)

Egypt, Bedouin campsite in the desert

Bedouin campsite in the desert, at an unidentified site in Egypt:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 035
-17.4 x 12.1 cm
-[on mount] 'Bedouins.' (ink note)
-[on mount] encircled '34' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] '31st Dec. 1842. / Beduweens.' (pencil note)

Bilbeis, Egyptian goose (Alopochen aegyptiacus)

Egyptian goose (Alopochen aegyptiacus) at Bilbeis:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 032
-17.4 x 12.1 cm
-[on mount] 'Common wild Goose, shot at Belbeis.' (ink note)
-[on mount] encircled '33' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Shot xxx Belbeis near(?) Tel Kebir. / at Tel Kebir. 24th Jan. 1843. / Common Wild Goose' (pencil note)

Asyut, Eurasian oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus)

Eurasian oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus) at Asyut:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 033
-17.4 x 12.1 cm
-[on mount] 'Shot near the Nile.' (ink note)
-[on mount] encircled '32' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Shot near Siut on the Nile. / '22 April 1843' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'It has webbed feet and / the beak is very singular. / The size is about half as / large again as the Sterna / Nilotica' (pencil note)

Bilbeis, man with recumbent camel

A man with recumbent camel at Bilbeis:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 029 and Lloyd MSS 030
-17.4 x 12.1 cm
-[on mount] encircled '31' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Belbeis. / 22 Jan. 1843.' (pencil note)

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