ART03605.006.003

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ID number ART03605.006.003
Title One of the faithful, a pilgrim from Mecca
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Benson, George (Artist)
Place made Egypt
Date made c. 1914 - 1915
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement backing sheet: 45.5 x 28.8 cm; image: 12.2 x 8.8 cm

Description

Depicts an Egyptian man, wearing a long robe, with a cloth draped over his right shoulder, wearing a cap on his head and carrying a stick or staff. This is one of a series of drawings Benson did entitled 'Some Egyptian Types'.