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Date

1855

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From the Collection

Description

“Industriel Construction”
Dated “1855”
Medium: Watercolour paint, pencil and paper.

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From the Watercolour World

Location

Kerem Avraham, Jerusalem

Medium

Tww Comment

The view is looking towards Jerusalem from the north-west. Background from left to right; Old City wall, Dome of the Rock (above and between the two arches), minaret of the Al-Khanqah Mosque, domes of the Holy Sepulchre, minaret of the Mosque of Omar, the Kishle with a flag flying above it. The painting is thought to depict Jewish laborers building the first house in Kerem Avraham for James Finn in 1855.