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Drawing - Drawing showing the interior decoration of houses in Cairo
  • Drawing showing the interior decoration of houses in Cairo
    Wild, James William, born 1814 - died 1892
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Drawing showing the interior decoration of houses in Cairo

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Cairo (made)

  • Date:

    1840s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Wild, James William, born 1814 - died 1892 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil, pen and ink, watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Elizabeth H M Wild

  • Museum number:

    E.3778-1938

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case FRI, shelf 94J, box 24

Physical description

One of 47 drawings [E.3752 to 3798-1938] showing the interior decoration of houses in Cairo.

Place of Origin

Cairo (made)

Date

1840s (made)

Artist/maker

Wild, James William, born 1814 - died 1892 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil, pen and ink, watercolour

Descriptive line

James William Wild. One of 47 drawings of interior decoration as seen in homes in Cairo, c.1840

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1938. London: The Board of Education, 1939.

Materials

Pencil; Pen and ink and watercolour

Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Categories

Tourism & Travel; Interiors; Historic Cairo

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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