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Sketch in Portugal

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Portugal (probably. The artist travelled to Portugal more than once during his career, publishing 'The tourist in Portugal : illustrated from paintings by James Holland' in 1839., painted)

  • Date:

    1837 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Holland, James, born 1800 - died 1870 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks

  • Museum number:

    FA.32

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 66, box B(1)

Physical description

Unfinished watercolour sketch of a Moorish Palace in Cintra (Sintra). Dated.

Place of Origin

Portugal (probably. The artist travelled to Portugal more than once during his career, publishing 'The tourist in Portugal : illustrated from paintings by James Holland' in 1839., painted)

Date

1837 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Holland, James, born 1800 - died 1870 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

9th July 1837
Dated

Dimensions

Height: 11.75 in, Width: 17 in

Descriptive line

Unfinished watercolour sketch entitled 'Moorish Palace, Cintra, from the windows of Madame de Belem's Hotel', by James Holland. British School, 1837.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Moorish; Palaces

Categories

Paintings; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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