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Sketchbook
  • Sketchbook
    Wild, James William, born 1814 - died 1892
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Sketchbook

  • Place of origin:

    Cairo (made)

  • Date:

    1840s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wild, James William, born 1814 - died 1892 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink and watercolour on a sketchbook page

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Elizabeth H.M. Wild

  • Museum number:

    E.3847:12-1938

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 91, shelf A, box 78

Physical description

Page from a sketchbook recording decorative details and features of buildings in Cairo, Egypt

Place of Origin

Cairo (made)

Date

1840s (made)

Artist/maker

Wild, James William, born 1814 - died 1892 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink and watercolour on a sketchbook page

Dimensions

Height: 7.25 in, Width: 5.5 in

Descriptive line

James William Wild. Page from a sketchbook showing decorative details of mosques and domestic buildings in Cairo. 1840s.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1938. London: The Board of Education, 1939.

Materials

Pencil; Pen and ink and watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Categories

Tourism & Travel; Drawings; Architecture; Religion; Islam; Historic Cairo

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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