French School, (19th century); French. Medium: engraving. Date: 19th Century. Honore Theodore Paul Joseph d'Albert, duc de Luynes (1802-67); commissioned the clearing of the Sphinx of Giza by Auguste Mariette (1824-81); patron of living artists, Ingres, Gleyre; collector of ancient coins, medals, stones and vases; numismate; archeologue; Provenance: Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.