Tiberias
ID numberART02822
Collection typeArt
TitleTiberias
Measurementframed: 25 x 40 cm; unframed: 15 x 30.5 cm
Object typePainting
MakerLambert, George
Place madeOttoman Empire: Palestine, North Palestine, Lake Tiberias, Tiberias
Date made1919
Physical descriptionoil on wood panel
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts a landscape of fields with stone walls in front of a town with a mosque and white flat-topped buildings. Lake Tiberias (the Sea of Gallilee) and hills are seen in the background. Tiberias, on the west coast of the sea of Gallilee, was captured on 25 September 1918 by Major Macpherson of the 8th Light Horse Regiment.