Convent of St. Catherine, Mount Sinai; The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia

1839 (drawn) 1842-9 (published)

David Roberts

Height: 35 cm, Width: 50.2 cm

SP.517 PDP

Lithographed plate entitled 'Convent of St. Catherine, Mount Sinai', after a drawing by David Roberts from a set of 124 published in 'The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia...', 3 vols. Great Britain, 1842-9.

Lithograph, with one tint stone, coloured by hand, depicting the Convent of St. Catherine, Mount Sinai, Egypt.

Purchased with the assistance of The Art Fund, the National Heritage Memorial Fund, Shell International and the Friends of the V&A

Location: Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case SC, shelf 55

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