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Watercolour - Architectural drawing of an entrance pylon to an Egyptian temple
  • Architectural drawing of an entrance pylon to an Egyptian temple
    Jones, Owen, born 1809 - died 1874
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Architectural drawing of an entrance pylon to an Egyptian temple

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    London (possibly, painted)

  • Date:

    ca. 1853 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jones, Owen, born 1809 - died 1874 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink and watercolour, on thick paper

  • 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.544:2

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 86, shelf SC, box 19

Physical description

Watercolour drawing

Place of Origin

London (possibly, painted)

Date

ca. 1853 (made)

Artist/maker

Jones, Owen, born 1809 - died 1874 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink and watercolour, on thick paper

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed in a later hand Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 17.4 cm, Width: 25.1 cm

Historical context note

Possibly associated with the Egyptian Court at the Crystal Palace at Sydenham.

Descriptive line

Watercolour, Architectural drawing of an entrance pylon to an Egyptian temple, about 1853. Circle of Owen Jones

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Temples; Pylons; Gates

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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