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Watercolour - Figure of an oriental Man, full-length, smoking a hookah
  • Figure of an oriental Man, full-length, smoking a hookah
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Figure of an oriental Man, full-length, smoking a hookah

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Date:

    1840-1855 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour over pencil, touched with white

  • 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.1302

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 45

Date

1840-1855 (painted)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour over pencil, touched with white

Dimensions

Height: 36.1 cm, Width: 26.8 cm

Object history note

According to Rodney Searight: - `Bt fr R. Grey, March 1969, £8'

Historical context note

Formerly tentatively attributed to D. H. McKewan

Descriptive line

Watercolour, Figure ofan oriental Man, full-length, smoking a hookah, 1840-1855, Artist unknown

Subjects depicted

Hookahs; Smoking

Categories

Portraits

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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