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The Alhambra at Granada: 2340

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Current Location: In storage


The Alhambra at Granada


Draughtsman: Melville, Arthur



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1938-11) by Bond, Henry

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Materials used in production


Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Sight Size Height 522 mm Width 733 mm

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over graphite on paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Granada "The Alhambra"
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Watercolour
  • Text: Arthur Melville
  • Location: Lower left, below the above
  • Method of creation: Watercolour
  • Type: Signature

Inscription present: (currently obscured by the frame)

  • Location: Lower left, following the above
  • Method of creation: Watercolour
  • Type: Date

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Identification numbers

Accession number: 2340
Primary reference Number: 21295
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Sunday 28 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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