(Australia, England 22 Feb 1855 – 01 Apr 1938)
A street in Bulac, Egypt
- Other titles:
- Eastern street scene, A street in Mulak, Egypt, A street in Balak, Egypt
- Not on display
- Further information
Bulac is an ancient port on the Nile, and a neighbourhood in Cairo. It is thought that Menpes visited it on a trip to Egypt in 1893. It was exhibited in July 1913 at Dowdeswell's Gallery, London as 'A street in Mulak, Egypt' (cat. 136).
- Place of origin
- etching, drypoint, printed in black ink with plate tone on cream laid paper
- 13.4 x 15.1 cm platemark; 20.0 x 22.0 cm sheet
- Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Mortimer Menpes imp.". Not dated.
- David George Wilson Bequest Fund 2015
- Accession number