We're Here to Help   Need a quick answer? You've come to the right place.
    • Send us an Email
    • Write to us at support@art.com
    • and we'll respond as quickly as possible.
    • Live help
  • Find Answers
  • What can we help you with?
Successfully Added to Cart!
Statue of Ferdinand De Lesseps, Port Said, Egypt, C1920s-C1930s
24" x 16"
$44.99
View Cart
We recommend you frame this print for a finished look
View All
Statue of Ferdinand De Lesseps, Port Said, Egypt, C1920s-C1930s--Photographic Print

Statue of Ferdinand De Lesseps, Port Said, Egypt, C1920s-C1930s

$44.99
Ships in 1-2 days
About This Piece
The Art
Statue of Ferdinand de Lesseps, Port Said, Egypt, c1920s-c1930s(?). A French diplomat and entrepreneur, de Lesseps (1805-1894) built the Suez Canal to enable shipping to pass between the Mediterranean and the Red Sea rather than having to sail around the Cape of Good hope, completing the project in 1869. In 1880 he then went on to make the first attempt at building a canal to link the Atlantic and Pacific oceans across the Isthmus of Panama. A combination of the difficult terrain, a horrendous mortality rate amongst the workforce from tropical diseases and spiralling costs led to the abandonment the project in 1889 however.

This photographic print leverages sophisticated digital technology to capture a level of detail that is absolutely stunning. The colors are vivid and pure. The high-quality archival paper, a favorite choice among professional photographers, has a refined luster quality.
Product ID: 35012326988A
We're your custom frame shop
We're your custom frame shop
Every custom frame is hand-assembled in Lockbourne, Ohio by our framing experts using materials sourced from around the world. Your walls are waiting.
Wanna Hang?
Add Expert Hanging at checkout and we'll take care of the rest. $30 for your first piece, $10 for each additional.
Learn More