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Watercolour - Sketch in Portugal
  • Sketch in Portugal
    Holland, James, born 1800 - died 1870
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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.38

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Unfinished watercolour of a Baroque church tower in Porto entitled 'Torre dos Clérigos'. Signed and dated by the artist, and inscribed with title.

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

26th August [18]37
Dated

Dimensions

Height: 16.375 in, Width: 11.5 in

Descriptive line

Watercolour sketch of the Torre dos Clérigos in Porto, Portugal, by James Holland. British School, 1837.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Towers; Baroque; Churches

Categories

Paintings; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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