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Photograph taken at the Temple of Rameses II in the 1850s; from the collections of the National Media Museum:

Maxime Du Camp (1822-1894); ‘Nubie, Ibsamboul, Colosse Médial du Spéos de Phré’, (Nubia, Abu Simbel, middle colossus from the temple of Rameses II), 1850; Salt print; 21.3 x 16.7

Courtesy of the National Media Museum, West Yorkshire, England. Via their Flickr.

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