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Drawing
  • Drawing
    Ames, Victor Charles, born 1859 - died 1934
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Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    Philae (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1881 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ames, Victor Charles, born 1859 - died 1934 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    watercolour

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the artist.

  • Museum number:

    E.1529-1929

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case A, shelf 87

Physical description

Watercolour depicting the capital of a column, decorated in blue, green and yellow, with bell-shaped plant motifs.

Place of Origin

Philae (probably, made)

Date

1881 (made)

Artist/maker

Ames, Victor Charles, born 1859 - died 1934 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

Philae March 7, 1881. Temple of Osiris.

Dimensions

Height: 5.125 in, Width: 3.125 in

Descriptive line

Head of a column from the Temple of Isis/Osiris, Philae, watercolour, Victor Ames, Egypt, 1881

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

Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1929, London: Board of Education, 1930.

Materials

Watercolour

Techniques

Drawing

Subjects depicted

Capital; Columns

Categories

Drawings; Architecture; Religion; Designs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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