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Title

General view of the Alhambra and the Sierra Nevada, Granada

1888


Artist

Henry Stanier

England

1831 - 1894


Details


Other Titles

General view of the Alhambra, Granada, and the Sierra Nevada from the Albycin or Church of St Nicholas

Granada


Date

1888


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and bodycolour over traces of pencil


Dimensions

46.4 x 86.3 cm sheet; 75.0 x 114.0 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., "H. STANIER....1888".


Credit

Commissioned 1888


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1064


Artist information

Henry Stanier

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Henry Stanier, Granada/Spain, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1888


Referenced in 15 publications

Bibliography


Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000, p 11, no 35.

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 31.8.1880-4.8.1891, Sydney, 1880-1891, p 374 (20 Mar 1888).

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 91, no 82.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 89, no 86.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 74, no 87.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 81, no 105. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 89, no 114. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 56, no 351.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales (with illustrations) drawn by E L Montefiore, director, and others, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1893, p 95, no 283.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, (with illustrations), drawn by E L Montefiore, Esq (President of Trustees) and others, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1891, p 80, no 314.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales with illustrations, drawn by E L Montefiore, Esq, and others, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1888, p 77, no 101.

AGNSW archive 75/1888, 20 Aug 1888.

AGNSW archive 57/1888, 16 Jun 1888.

AGNSW archive 47/1888, 07 May 1888.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 111, no 127. Revised edition 1926.