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Sculptured doorway, Baalbec :
Title:
Sculptured doorway, Baalbec : "This doorway is spoken of by Roberts, the artist, as being "the most elaborate work, as well as the most exquisite in its detail, of anything of its kind in the world." The middle stone of the lintel slipped in the earthquake of 1759." [Graphic]
Year:
Unidentified.
Creator:
Good, Frank Mason
Category:
Doorways
Earthquakes
Object Details:
1 photograph : albumen ; 20.5 x 15.5 cm ( 8 x 6 in).
Notes:
Series number (612) is printed on the matte at the lower right
Sculptured lintel of a doorway; one section has slipped vertically
Collection:
CAJS Image Collection AAF GOO 2092 AAF49
The Lenkin Family Collection of Photography, University of Pennsylvania Libraries