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Watercolour - The Mosque of Omar
  • The Mosque of Omar
    Spiers, Richard Phené, born 1838 - died 1916
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The Mosque of Omar

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Jerusalem (possibly, painted)
    Britain (possibly, painted)

  • Date:

    ca. late 19th century (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Spiers, Richard Phené, born 1838 - died 1916 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Alice J. M. Spiers

  • Museum number:

    P.5-1932

  • Gallery location:

    British Galleries, Room 125c, case 3

Physical description

Watercolour of The Mosque of Omar. Framed and glazed. Inscribed with artist's name.

Place of Origin

Jerusalem (possibly, painted)
Britain (possibly, painted)

Date

ca. late 19th century (painted)

Artist/maker

Spiers, Richard Phené, born 1838 - died 1916 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

R. PHENÉ SPIERS
Inscribed on a card on the back

Dimensions

Height: 487 mm, Width: 324 mm

Descriptive line

Watercolour entitled 'The Mosque of Omar' by Richard Phené Spiers. British School, ca. late 19th century.

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Mosque; Islam

Categories

Paintings; Islam; Architecture; Interiors; Places of Worship; Tiles; Tourism & Travel

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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