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Title

Near the pyramid, Sakhara


Artist

Edward Alfred Goodall

England

1819 - 1908


Details


Other Title

Near the Great Pyramid of Sakkara; excavations at the Tomb, under the direction of Mariette Bey


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1069


Artist information

Edward Alfred Goodall

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


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


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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

Renée Free, Patricia McDonald, Linda Young and John Wade, 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

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