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Francis Bedford (1815-94)

The Prince of Wales and party among the ruins in the Hypostyle Hall, Temple of Amun, Karnak Mar 1862

RCIN 2700887

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The Prince and his companions had lunch in the shade of the columns, after the Revd Dr Stanley performed divine service in the temple (as it was Sunday). The Prince, in his journal, complained of the extreme heat. He is seated on a rock towards the right of the photograph. Acquired by the Prince of Wales, 1862