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Watercolour - Tombs of the Khalifs, Cairo
  • Tombs of the Khalifs, Cairo
    Dadd, Richard, born 1817 - died 1886
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Tombs of the Khalifs, Cairo

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Cairo (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1842-3 (made)
    20-30 January 1843 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Dadd, Richard, born 1817 - died 1886 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour

  • Museum number:

    689-1877

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 62, box E

Physical description

Watercolour depicting the tombs of the Khalifs, Cairo.

Place of Origin

Cairo (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1842-3 (made)
20-30 January 1843 (made)

Artist/maker

Dadd, Richard, born 1817 - died 1886 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour

Dimensions

Height: 245 mm, Width: 372 mm

Descriptive line

Watercolour by Richard Dadd entitled 'Tombs of the Khalifs'. Cairo, probably between 24-30 January 1843

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

The Tate Gallery (1974). The Late Richard Dadd. London: Tate Gallery Publications. p75-76.

Production Note

Probably made between 1842 - 43, when Dadd was in the Middle East

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Tombs

Categories

Paintings; Middle East

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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