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Watercolour - Persian

Persian

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Iran (painted)

  • Date:

    1833 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    McNeill, John Sir, born 1795 - died 1883 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and watercolour

  • 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.1104

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case 87, shelf SC, box 38

Physical description

Watercolour drawing

Place of Origin

Iran (painted)

Date

1833 (painted)

Artist/maker

McNeill, John Sir, born 1795 - died 1883 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

Inscribed with title

Dimensions

Height: 9.9 cm, Width: 6 cm

Object history note

According to Rodney Searight: - `acquired from Henry D'Olier Vigne, great-nephew of the artist, May 1971, £200'. [with SD.1087- SD.1100, SD.1103: SD.1105-1125, SD.1127-1130, SD.1132-1134, SD.1137-1138, SD.1150, SD.1153]

Descriptive line

Watercolour, `Persian', 1833. Attributed to Sir John McNeill (1795-1883)

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Subjects depicted

Figure studies

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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