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Drawing

Drawing

  • Date:

    ca.1909 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Harvey, William, born 1883 - died 1962 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pen and ink

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr John Harvey, FSA, FRSL, son of the artist

  • Museum number:

    E.1247-1963

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 212

Physical description

Line drawing of a column capital decorated with beasts.

Date

ca.1909 (made)

Artist/maker

Harvey, William, born 1883 - died 1962 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pen and ink

Marks and inscriptions

'Capital of Crusader Period Mosque of Ali Baekka: Hebron,'
Lettered

Dimensions

Height: 37.1 cm, Width: 27 cm

Object history note

E.1246, 1248, 1249-1963 were reproduced as Figs.4 to 6 in the artist's 'A Saracenic Mosque in Palestine' on pp.605 et seq. of Vol.97 of The Builder, 4 December 1909.

Descriptive line

Drawing (2 of 4) of a capital decorated with beasts from the Mosque of Ali Baekka, Hebron [El Khulil], West Jordan. Pen and ink drawing by William Harvey, ca.1909.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1963 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Materials

Ink

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Mosque; Beasts; Capitals

Categories

Drawings; Architecture; Islam; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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