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Untitled (Prize of Jerusalem)

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Description

Prize of Jerusalem, study for vignette on p. 297 of F N Chabuy's 'Abrègè Chronologique de l'Histoire des Juifs. ', Paris, 1759; man standing on another's shoulders to place a torch on the columns of the temple, dead soldiers lying on ground at their feet. c.1759. Black chalk over touches of red, incised, mounted on larger sheet of cream paper, with gold and green watercolour border.

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From the Watercolour World

Location

Jerusalem

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