John William Inchbold San Giorgio from the Ducal Palace 1863–5

Artwork details

San Giorgio from the Ducal Palace
Date 1863–5
Medium Graphite, watercolour and gouache on paper
Dimensions Support: 258 x 368 mm
Acquisition Purchased as part of the Oppé Collection with assistance from the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund 1996
View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

Technique and condition

The image is painted in watercolour and gouache applied over a pencil underdrawing on cream wove paper. It has suffered a small amount of damage and discolouration from its mount.

On acquisition the work was removed from its mount prior to being pressed, inlaid and mounted onto white museum board.

Shulla Jaques
November 1997

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