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Watercolour - Drawing of Central Asian pottery

Drawing of Central Asian pottery

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Tashkent (Most of the pottery pieces drawn in this collection of 352 drawings were in the Museum at Tashkent, drawn)

  • Date:

    ca. 1914-1918 (drawn)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Watercolour drawing

  • Museum number:

    E.133-1931

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case C, shelf 125

Physical description

Watercolour drawing (one of 352) depicting a copy of Central Asian pottery.

Place of Origin

Tashkent (Most of the pottery pieces drawn in this collection of 352 drawings were in the Museum at Tashkent, drawn)

Date

ca. 1914-1918 (drawn)

Artist/maker

Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Watercolour drawing

Object history note

Belonging to this collection is also a map (E.353-1931) showing the localities where the pottery was found. The map was drawn by V. V. Liha under the direction of Professor Joseph Castagné. Volumes 94.A.2 and 94.A.3 relate to these objects, as they comprise of 'notes by Professor Joseph Castagne on copies of Central Asian Pottery (E.1-352-1931)'

Descriptive line

Watercolour drawing depicting a copy of Central Asian pottery, mostly in the Museum at Tashkent, made under the direction of Professor Joseph Castagné by an Austrian artist-prisoner during the First World War, 1914-18.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Pottery; Asian

Categories

Ceramics; Drawings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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