Arthur Melville ( 1855 - 1904 )

The Fête of the Dosseh


The Fête of the Dosseh


watercolour on paper
66 x 99.1 cm.
Inscribed: 'The Fête of the Dosseh' /  Arthur Melville / Cairo

Detail Description:

Provenance:
Private collection, Norfolk until 2019.

Exhibited:
RWS 1889, no.153;
Munich 1891 (no.990s, as Die Fest von Dosseh);
RI 1906, no.59;
GIFA 1907, no.41;
National Gallery of Scotland: Arthur Melville: Adventures in Colour, 2015, cat. 14.

Literature:
Mackay 1951, p.75, no.116;
McConkey & Topsfield, Arthur Melville Adventures in Colour, 2015, p.49, cat. 14.

Arthur Melville