Near the Great Pyramid of Sakkara; excavations at the Tomb, under the direction of Mariette Bey
watercolour and bodycolour over pencil underdrawing
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".
Not on display
Shown in 6 exhibitions
Unknown, Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours 1875, Society of Painters in Watercolours (SPWC), 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, Ultimo, 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
Edward Alfred Goodall, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist
Referenced in 5 publications
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.
Descriptive catalogue of pictures, &c., in the art gallery of the International Exhibition Sydney, 1879–80, Sydney, [circa 1879], 20. British Court. Water-colour drawings. 82. "Near the Pyramid, Sakhara" - E.A. Goodall