Rodolphe d'Erlanger Street in Cairo ?c.1920–2

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Artwork details

Artist
Title
Street in Cairo
Date ?c.1920–2
Medium Oil paint on wood
Dimensions Support: 178 x 117 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by Lord Duveen 1922
Reference
N03669
Not on display

Catalogue entry

Rodolphe d'Erlanger 1872-1932

N03669 Street in Cairo c.1920-2?

Not inscribed
Oil on panel, 7 x 4 5/8 (18 x 12)
Presented by Lord Duveen 1922
Prov: Lord Duveen, London
Exh: [?Paintings of Tunisia by Baron Rodolphe d'Erlanger, Leicester Galleries, London, June-July 1922 (2, 'Street in Cairo', or 25, 'The Road to Nedjma-Ezzohra')]

This is clearly a fairly late work. It may be the very small picture of this title in the Leicester Galleries exhibition (2), though there is no record of this having been sold during the exhibition, or perhaps 'The Road to Nedjma-Ezzohra' (25), which was bought by Lord Duveen. (Oliver Brown in letter, 7 November 1956).

Published in:
Ronald Alley, Catalogue of the Tate Gallery's Collection of Modern Art other than Works by British Artists, Tate Gallery and Sotheby Parke-Bernet, London 1981, p.203, reproduced p.203

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