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Lewis's Sketches and Drawings of the Alhambra, made during a Residence in Granada, in the years 1833-4. Drawn on Stone by J.D. Harding, R.J. Lane, A.R.A, W. Gauci & John F. Lewis.

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (published)
    Spain (sketched)
    Granada (sketched)

  • Date:

    1835 (published)
    1833-4 (sketched)
    1835 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lewis, John Frederick RA POWCS, born 1804 - died 1876 (artist)
    Harding, James Duffield, born 1798 - died 1863 (designer)
    Hodgson, Boys & Graves (publisher)
    C. Hullmandel's Lithographic Establishment (printer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured mounted lithograph in portfolio

  • Museum number:

    E.229-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case ES, shelf 69, box A

Physical description

1 of 26 prints of sketches made of the Alhambra, Granada.

Place of Origin

London (published)
Spain (sketched)
Granada (sketched)

Date

1835 (published)
1833-4 (sketched)
1835 (printed)

Artist/maker

Lewis, John Frederick RA POWCS, born 1804 - died 1876 (artist)
Harding, James Duffield, born 1798 - died 1863 (designer)
Hodgson, Boys & Graves (publisher)
C. Hullmandel's Lithographic Establishment (printer)

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured mounted lithograph in portfolio

Descriptive line

Lithograph, hand-coloured from a sketch by John Frederick Lewis,'Sala de las dos Hermanas or Hall of the two Sisters', separated plate made for Lewis's book Sketches and Drawings of the Alhambra, made during a Residence in Granada, in the years 1833-4, published 1835

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Lithography; Hand colouring

Subjects depicted

Tiles; Patios; Monks; Arches; Fountains; Columns

Categories

Prints; Topography; Tourism & Travel

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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