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Watercolour - Recess in the reception room in the house of the Mufti Sheikh el Mahadi, Cairo
  • Recess in the reception room in the house of the Mufti Sheikh el Mahadi, Cairo
    Dillon, Frank RI, born 1823 - died 1909
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Recess in the reception room in the house of the Mufti Sheikh el Mahadi, Cairo

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Cairo (made)
    Cairo (painted)

  • Date:

    1823-1909 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dillon, Frank RI, born 1823 - died 1909 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour

  • Museum number:

    857-1900

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case WD, shelf 63, box A

Physical description

Watercolour drawing

Place of Origin

Cairo (made)
Cairo (painted)

Date

1823-1909 (made)

Artist/maker

Dillon, Frank RI, born 1823 - died 1909 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 34.9 cm from catalogue, Width: 25.1 cm from catalogue

Descriptive line

Frank Dillon, 'Recess in the reception room in the house of the Mufti Sheikh el Mahadi, Cairo', watercolour.

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

Nicholas Tromans ed., The Lure of the East. British Orientalist Painting London: Tate Publishing, 2008. ISBN: 978 1 85437 733 3.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Interiors (domestic)

Categories

Historic Cairo

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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