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An image of Near the pyramid, Sakhara by Edward Alfred Goodall

Edward Alfred Goodall

(England 1819 – 1908)

Title
Near the pyramid, Sakhara
Other titles:
Near the Great Pyramid of Sakkara; excavations at the Tomb, under the direction of Mariette Bey
Year
1874
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour and bodycolour over pencil underdrawing
Dimensions

44.5 x 71.2 cm sheet; 61.3 x 88.2 cm mount size

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., "E.A.Goodall/ 1874".
Credit
Purchased 1879
Accession number
1069
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Edward Alfred Goodall, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1879

Bibliography (4)

Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 8. no catalogue numbers

Renée Free and Patricia McDonald, Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the Centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, Sydney, 1979, 'Art at the Garden Palace' by Patricia McDonald, pg. 25-29..

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000. cat.no. 20

Author Unknown, Sydney International Exhibition: Official catalogue of exhibits, Sydney, 1879, 455.

Exhibition history (6)

Unknown, Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours 1875, Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours, London, 1875–1875

Sydney International Exhibition (1879-80), The Garden Palace, 17 Sep 1879–20 Apr 1880

Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the Centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, 24 Sep 1979–24 Nov 1979

Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 Aug 1993–24 Oct 1993

British and European watercolours - the first thirty years of the collection 1875-1906, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1996–02 Jun 1996

Victorian watercolours: selections from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Jul 2000–27 Aug 2000