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Drawing - Mex. stone comes for Harbour works
  • Mex. stone comes for Harbour works
    Cooke, Edward William RA, FRS, FSA, born 1811 - died 1880
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Mex. stone comes for Harbour works

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Alexandria (drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1875 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cooke, Edward William RA, FRS, FSA, born 1811 - died 1880 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Art Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A

  • Museum number:

    SD.251

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 85, shelf SC, box 9

Physical description

Drawing

Place of Origin

Alexandria (drawn)

Date

ca. 1875 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Cooke, Edward William RA, FRS, FSA, born 1811 - died 1880 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with title

Dimensions

Height: 5.9 cm, Width: 17 cm

Object history note

According to Rodney Searight: - `Bt Clarges Gallery, Nov.1971 £13'.

Descriptive line

Drawing, `Mex. stone comes for Harbour works' [Stone from the al-Maks district of Alexandria], about 1875, by Edward William Cooke, RA

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Lighthouses; Harbours

Categories

Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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