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Watercolour - Uthina
  • Uthina
    Graham, Alexander FRIBA, born 1858 - died 1912
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Uthina

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Tunisia (painted)

  • Date:

    1885 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Graham, Alexander FRIBA, born 1858 - died 1912 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Brown and blue wash over 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.450

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 12

Physical description

Watercolour drawing

Place of Origin

Tunisia (painted)

Date

1885 (painted)

Artist/maker

Graham, Alexander FRIBA, born 1858 - died 1912 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Brown and blue wash over pencil

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with title and signed Alex. Graham

Dimensions

Height: 21.5 cm, Width: 26.8 cm

Object history note

According to Rodney Searight: - `Bt P.S. & N. [Phillips, Son & Neale], June 1972 £38 [with SD.449 and SD.451-453] '

Historical context note

This is reproduced in A. Graham, Roman Africa, 1902, facing p.234, titled Amphitheatre At Uthena (Oudena), photograph. Another Tunisian subject is in the VAM, DPD (1858-1900).

Descriptive line

Watercolour, Uthina, 1885, by Alexander Graham FRIBA.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Amphitheatres

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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