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George Lloyd Album With digital objects
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Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, tomb of Khaemhet (TT 57), agricultural scenes

Agricultural scenes including waiting mule-chariot, man asleep under tree, boy playing pipe, men carrying and threshing grain, from the tomb of Khaemhet (TT 57), temp. Amenhotep III, at Sheikh Abd el-Qurna in Thebes::
-pencil drawing
-mounted
34.9 x 24.9 cm
-[on recto of drawing] 'Tomb. 5. / 8th Oct. 1843.' (pencil note)
-[on mount] '31' (pencil note)

Karnak, village North-East of the Temples, doum palm

View of a doum palm (Hyphaene thebaica) in the vicinity of a village North-East of the temples at Karnak:
-pencil drawing
-mounted
-35.5 x 25.3 cm
-[on recto of drawing] 'Karnac. 2nd July 1843.' (pencil note)
-[on mount] 'The Dunn Palm Cucefera Thebraica. Karnac.' (pencil note)
-[on mount] '35' (pencil note)
-[on verso of drawing] 'The Dum Palm, Cucifera Thebaica. / Near a small village to the N.E. of the ruins. / Karnac. 2nd July 1843.' (pencil note)

Cairo, portrait of George Lloyd sketched by Prince Alexis Soltykoff

Portrait of George Lloyd sketched by Prince Alexis Soltykoff in Cairo:
-pencil sketch
-mounted
-24.7 x 27.8 cm
-[on recto of drawing] 'Cairo 1. April. 1843' [caption probably by Soltykoff] (pencil note)
-[on recto of drawing] 'Sketched by Prince A. Soltykoff.' [caption by Lloyd] (pencil note)
-[on mount] '39' (pencil note)

Soltykoff, (Prince) Alexis

A European-style fountain with four female figures

A European-style fountain with a central ornament of four female figures with their arms raised supporting a foliform tier, with an additional sketch of an acanthus leaf tier or pedestal, sketched at an unidentified site in Egypt or perhaps sketched for a design:
-pencil sketches
-mounted
-25.4 x 35.4 cm
-[on mount] '41' (pencil note)

Karnak, portrait of Abdallah

Portrait of the young boy Abdallah at Karnak:
-pencil drawing
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 109
-17.8 x 25.7 cm
-[on recto of drawing] 'Abdallah. Karnac. 3rd June 1843 / G Ll.' (pencil note)
-[on mount] '52' (pencil note)

Thebes, El-Khokha, tomb of Neferhotep (TT 49), woman drinking from a jar

A woman drinking from a jar while standing by the side of two pomegranate trees, detail of a scene from the tomb of Neferhotep (TT 49), probably temp. Ay, at El-Khokha in Thebes:
-pencil drawing
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 111
-25.7 x 17.7 cm
-[on mount] '54' (pencil note)
-[on verso of drawing] 'Woman drinking. / From a painting in a tomb near the one marked A. / Assasief. / 15th July 1843. / This is also copied from a hasty sketch in my note book, and it / would be difficult to trace it as it is much decayed, except / the face and legs.' (pencil note)

Dashriya (North of Gezira village), boat carrying Hajj pilgrims

A moored boat carrying Hajj pilgrims at Dashriya (North of Gezira village in Luxor, West bank):
-pencil drawing
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 113
-25.7 x 17.7 cm
-[on recto of drawing] 'Boat with Hadjies. Däschria N of Gessira 29th April 1843.' (pencil note)
-[on mount] '56' (pencil note)

Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, fishing with basket-traps

Three men fishing with basket-traps in the flooded canals at Sheikh Abd el-Qurna in Thebes:
-pencil drawing
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 116
-25.7 x 17.7 cm
-[on recto of drawing] 'Fishing with a Basket in the flooded canals. / Gurna. Thebes. 20th Aug: 1843.' (pencil note)
-[on mount] '57' (pencil note)

Thebes, El-Khokha, tomb of Nefersekheru (TT 296), solar disk with dressed djad pillar

The solar disk, emerging above the horizon of the mountains, is held by the arms of Nut and those of a personified ankh, with a dressed personified djad pillar supporting the whole group; this central group is adored by four baboons, kneeling Isis and Nephthys and two ba-birds, from a painted wall scene in the Ramesside tomb of Nefersekheru (TT 296), at El-Khokha in Thebes:
-pencil drawing
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 122
-17.7 x 25.7 cm
-[on mount] '63' (pencil note)
-[on verso of drawing] 'From a tomb near the Scheich El Beleds. / Gurna. / 15th July 1843. / This is not very correct as I drew it from a rough sketch / in my Note Book, and as the place was extremely hard to / get to, I did not take the trouble of going there again. / It is painted, but I saw no cartouche. The style of the / tomb is bad, as are the statues in it. The tomb is possibly / of the time of Amenoph 3rd but it is impossible to judge / from the style the period. / G Ll.' (pencil note)

El-Qantara, Tell Abu Seifa, oblong base of quartzite monument with tapering sides, back

Oblong base of quartzite monument with tapering sides (called 'obelisk'), with dedication texts of Seti I and Ramesses II to Horus of Mesen commemorating Ramesses I, once at Tell Abu Seifa in el-Qantara, and now in Ismailia Museum, 2249; back, with remains of scene at top with a kneeling king offering to a seated [deity], and remains of four columns of text below with two lines of text at the bottom:
-pencil drawing
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 121
-17.8 x 25.8 cm
-[on recto of drawing] 'Upper side. / Obelisk at Abu Saiffie / 12th Feb 1843. / x' (pencil)
-[on mount] '64' (pencil note)

El-Qantara, Tell Abu Seifa, oblong base of quartzite monument with tapering sides, left side - right part

Oblong base of quartzite monument with tapering sides (called 'obelisk'), with dedication texts of Seti I and Ramesses II to Horus of Mesen commemorating Ramesses I, once at Tell Abu Seifa in el-Qantara, and now in Ismailia Museum, 2249; left side, right part, with remains of a scene at top with seated deity, and remains of six columns of text below and two lines of text at the bottom [drawn separately]:
-pencil drawing
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 123
-18.8 x 25.8 cm
-[on recto of drawing] 'No 1 a / 1 ft 6 in / x 4 ft. 8 in / a/ a - 1ft. 9 in - 2ft. 6 in' (pencil note)
-[on recto of drawing] 'Obelisk at Abu Saiffie. 12th Feb 1843. / x' (pencil note)
-[on mount] '66' (pencil note)

El-Qantara, Tell Abu Seifa, oblong base of quartzite monument with tapering sides, fragments from scenes

Oblong base of quartzite monument with tapering sides (called 'obelisk'), with dedication texts of Seti I and Ramesses II to Horus of Mesen commemorating Ramesses I, once at Tell Abu Seifa in el-Qantara, and now in Ismailia Museum, 2249; fragments from [at least] two sides with remains of scenes of kings kneeling before deities:
-pencil drawings
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 125
-25.7 x 17.7 cm
-[on recto of drawing] 'a / a / Fragments of the Obelisk at Abu Saiffie. / a and a are different sides of the angle. / 12th Feb 1843. / x' (pencil note)
-[on mount] '68' (pencil note)

Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, tomb of Haremhab (TT 78), female mourners

Two rows of female mourners squatting on the ground, detail from a funerary scene in the tomb of Haremhab (TT 78), temp. Tuthmosis III to Amenhotep III, at Sheikh Abd el-Qurna in Thebes:
-pencil tracing with edges folded in on two sides (top and right <twice>)
-mounted
-38.1 x 44.8 cm
-[on recto of tracing] 'Women mourners wailing. / Tomb at Thebes. / No. 16 ? / 11th July 1843' (pencil note)
-[on recto of tracing] '4' (pencil note)
-[on verso of tracing] 'N 7 -' (pencil note)

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)

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)

Cover

-Original cloth-binding re-backed retaining original half roan spine
-33 x 44 cm
-Traces of a (now lost) album title-plate, which measured 10.5 x 6 cm, on exterior of front cover board.

Abu Tufla, Tarfu tree (tamarisk)

A Tarfu tree (tamarisk) at Abu Tufla:
-watercolour
-mounted
-35.3 x 25.9 cm
-[on mount] Tarfu Mee near the Well at Abu Tufla.' (ink note)
-[on mount] encircled '4' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'Tarfu Tree near the Well at Abu Tuflä / between Salahiah and Bir Abu ruk / 31st Jan. 1st Feb. 1843.' (pencil note)

Cairo, Mausoleum of Amir Tankizbugha in the Northern Cemetery

Mausoleum of Amir Tankizbugha in the Northern Cemetery of Cairo:
-watercolour
-mounted
-35.2 x 25.7 cm
-[on recto of watercolour] 'النجعاوية' {= Al-Tanjizawia} (ink note)
-[on mount] 'The Mosque Etingozamēa to the E. of the Citadel - Cairo.' (ink note)
-[on mount] encircled '9' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'The Mosque Etingezawēa to the E. of the Citadel / Cairo / 13th Dec 1842.' (pencil note)

Giza, Pyramids of Khafra [Khephren] and Menkaure with the Tomb of Khentkaus in the foreground

Giza, the Pyramids of Khafra [Khephren] and Menkaure with the Tomb of Khentkaus in the foreground:
-watercolour
-mounted
-35.3 x 25.7 cm
-[on mount] 'The second & third Pyramids of Gizeh. Sunrise. / The building in the centre is an old Tomb / Sketch taken from the Well S of the great Pyramid.' (ink note)
-[on mount] encircled '10' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] 'The second and third Pyramids of Gizeh. / Sunrise. 2 Dec. 1842. The building in the centre is an old Tomb. / Sketch taken from the Well S. of the Great Pyramid, near / our tent.' (pencil note)

Egypt, women collecting water from the Nile

Women collecting water from the Nile, on the bank behind and above are domestic buildings including a pigeon tower, unidentified site in Egypt:
-watercolour
-mounted, together with Lloyd MSS 026
-16.9 x 24.7 cm
-[on recto of watercolour] 'Study' (pencil note)
-[on mount] encircled '25' (pencil note)
-[on verso of watercolour] '24th April 1843.' (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)

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)

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)

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, 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)

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)

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