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Watercolour - The Portico de la Gloria in the Cathedral at Santiago de Compostella, Spain
  • The Portico de la Gloria in the Cathedral at Santiago de Compostella, Spain
    Henderson, Arthur Edward, born 1870 - died 1956
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The Portico de la Gloria in the Cathedral at Santiago de Compostella, Spain

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Spain (probably, painted)

  • Date:

    1922 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Henderson, Arthur Edward, born 1870 - died 1956 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Museum number:

    P.40-1923

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case C, shelf 102

Physical description

Watercolour entitled 'The Portico de la Gloria in the Cathedral at Santiago de Compostella, Spain'. Inscribed with titles, signed and dated.

Place of Origin

Spain (probably, painted)

Date

1922 (painted)

Artist/maker

Henderson, Arthur Edward, born 1870 - died 1956 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

Santiago de Compostella Portico de la Gloria
Inscribed

A. E. HENDERSON F.S.A. 1922
Signed and dated

Dimensions

Height: 19.125 in, Width: 11.75 in

Object history note

There are photographs and a plaster cast of the actual portico in the museum's collection.

Descriptive line

Watercolour entitled 'The Portico de la Gloria in the Cathedral at Santiago de Compostela, Spain' by Arthur Edward Henderson. British School, 1922.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Architecture; Pilgrimage; Cathedral; Portico

Categories

Christianity; Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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