Or are you looking for Search the Archives?

Please complete the form to email this item.

Watercolour - The Temple of Jupiter, Baalbek
  • The Temple of Jupiter, Baalbek
    Dighton, William Edward, born 1822 - died 1853
  • Enlarge image

The Temple of Jupiter, Baalbek

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Baalbek (painted)

  • Date:

    1852-1853 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dighton, William Edward, born 1822 - died 1853 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour over pencil, heightened with white, on card

  • 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.326

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 11

Physical description

Watercolour drawing

Place of Origin

Baalbek (painted)

Date

1852-1853 (painted)

Artist/maker

Dighton, William Edward, born 1822 - died 1853 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour over pencil, heightened with white, on card

Marks and inscriptions

Signed falsely W Muller

Dimensions

Height: 29.2 cm, Width: 38.4 cm

Object history note

According to Rodney Searight: - `Bt. Victor Needham, B'[ourne]mouth, Nov. 1961, £30'.

Descriptive line

Watercolour, The Temple of Jupiter, Baalbek, 1852-1853, by William Edward Dighton (1822-1853)

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

Searight, Rodney and Scarce, Jennifer M., A Middle Eastern journey : artists on their travels from the collection of Rodney Searight, Talbot Rice Art Centre, 1980

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

Large image request

Please confirm you are using these images within the following terms and conditions, by acknowledging each of the following key points:

Please let us know how you intend to use the images you will be downloading.