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Torre de Comares or Tower of Comares

  • Object:

    Print

  • Date:

    1835 (published)
    1833-4 (sketched)
    1835 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lewis, John Frederick RA POWCS, born 1804 - died 1876 (artist)
    Harding, James Duffield, born 1798 - died 1863 (designer)
    Hodgson, Boys & Graves (publisher)
    C. Hullmandel's Lithographic Establishment (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured mounted lithograph in portfolio

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.293-1948

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case ES, shelf 69, box B

Physical description

1 of 26 prints of sketches made of the Alhambra, Granada.

Date

1835 (published)
1833-4 (sketched)
1835 (printed)

Artist/maker

Lewis, John Frederick RA POWCS, born 1804 - died 1876 (artist)
Harding, James Duffield, born 1798 - died 1863 (designer)
Hodgson, Boys & Graves (publisher)
C. Hullmandel's Lithographic Establishment (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured mounted lithograph in portfolio

Dimensions

Height: 279.4 mm, Width: 374.65 mm

Descriptive line

Lithograph, hand-coloured from a sketch by John Frederick Lewis,'Part of the Alhambra from the Alameda del Darro', separated plate made for Lewis's book Sketches and Drawings of the Alhambra, made during a Residence in Granada, in the years 1833-4, published 1835

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

Taken from the departmental circulation registration 1948

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography; Hand colouring

Subjects depicted

Fortresses; Priests; Columns; Bridges (built works); Funerals

Categories

Prints; Architecture

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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