Study of 'Dendara'
English School, 19th century
Dimensions: 18 x 36 cm
Framed Dimensions: 34.5 x 52.7 cm
Titled 'Dendara' and dated '28 Jany 1862', bottom left-hand corner.
Study from the sketchbook, 'Sketches in the East', of 'J.D.T', an as yet unidentified English watercolour artist. An evocative study of the best preserved temple complex in Egypt still partially buried in the desert sands. The Ptolemaic Temple of Hathor, the heart of the complex, is seen through the entrance gate.