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Slaughtering and dismembering oxen for the butchery.

Image ID: 1624312

Slaughtering and dismembering oxen for the butchery. (1844-1889)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Slaughtering and dismembering oxen for the butchery.


: L'Hôte, Nestor, 1804-1842 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1844-1889


: Lithographs

Specific Material Type

: prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 11.5 x 61 cm.


: Butchers use large knives to cut joints of meat from cattle. Some of the men sharpen knives with whetstones hung from their belts. Others carry off haunches of meat. Note 2.) Vertical fold line on image.

Original Source

: From Monuments de l'Egypte et de la Nubie, d'àprès les dessins exécutés sur les lieux sous la direction de Champollion-le-jeune. (Paris : Didot, 1844-1889) Guizot, M. , Publisher. Thiers, M. , Publisher. Champollion, Jean François (1790-1832), Author.


: Wonders: Images of the Ancient World / Egypt -- Ancient

Source Description

: 1 folder (18 pictures) ; 1 oversize folder (2 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1624312

Record ID

: 1763173

Digital Item Published

: 4-1-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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