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Cedars of Lebanon

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Lebanon (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1858 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Edward Lear, born 1812 - died 1888 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Messrs. Craddock and Barnard

  • Museum number:

    P.4-1930

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case TB, shelf 3F

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Physical description

Watercolour entitled 'Cedars of Lebanon' depicting a group of trees on the crest of a hill. Inscribed with date and title.

Place of Origin

Lebanon (possibly, made)

Date

1858 (made)

Artist/maker

Edward Lear, born 1812 - died 1888 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

The Cedars, Lebanon. 21st May, 1858
green and gg/ stones
194

Dimensions

Height: 13.9375 in, Width: 21.5 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour entitled 'Cedars of Lebanon' by Edward Lear. British School, 1858.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

The Romantic tradition in British painting, 1800-1950 : masterpieces from the Victoria and Albert Museum / selected by Mark Evans [Japan : Brain Trust], 2002. 185 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 30 cm.

Exhibition History

The Romantic Tradition in British Painting 1800-1950: Masterpieces from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Prefectural Museum of Art, Hyogo, Kobe, Japan 28/01/2003-06/04/2003)
The Romantic Tradition in British Painting 1800-1950: Masterpieces from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Koriyama City Museum of Art 22/11/2002-27/12/2002)
The Romantic Tradition in British Painting 1800-1950: Masterpieces from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Matsuzakaya Museum, Nagoya, Japan 19/10/2002-11/11/2002)
The Romantic Tradition in British Painting 1800-1950: Masterpieces from the Victoria and Albert Museum (Chiba Prefectural Museum of Art, Japan 24/08/2002-06/10/2002)

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Landscapes; Trees; Lebanon; Cedar

Categories

Paintings; Landscapes

Collection code

PDP

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