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Title:

A Syrian Sheik, Egypt

Maker:

Lewis, John Frederick; painter; British artist, 1805-1876

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

1856

School/Style:

British

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
panel (wood); support

Technique
Description:

oil on panel

Dimension(s):

height, 43.1, cm
width, 30.4, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1862; Ellison, Richard, Mrs

Inscription(s):

signature; lower right; J.F. Lewis
date; lower right; 1856
label; verso, panel; printed; Charles Roberson & Co., London
stencil; verso, frame; J. & W. Vokins, frame makers

Exhibition(s):

Visions of the Ottoman Empire. 1994-08-17 - 1994-11-15
Venue: Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

(Royal Academy, 1857). 1857
Venue: Royal Academy of Arts, London
Notes: with title 'A Syrian Sheik, Egypt'
Catalogue number: 39

Documentation:

Earp, F.R.. 1902. A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): p. 115

Goodison, J.W.. 1977. Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. III, British School.Cambridge (Cambs.): Cambridge University Pressp. 154-155

Lewis, Michael. 1978. John Frederick Lewis R.A. 1805-1876.Leigh-on-Sea: F. Lewis Ltd
no. 568

, Spink and Son Ltd1995. Visions of the Orient, sale catalogue.London?: p. 11
reproduced, see cat. no. 12

Goodison, J.W.. 1967. [Unknown; Illustrated London News; 1960].London:
Source Title: Illustrated London News II (1960)
p. 41,42
reproduced p. 41 (at half-length)

Accession:

Object Number: 468
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 3581; input: 2000-04-03; modified: 2007-10-03)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/3581





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