Boulehar June 8th

Accession Number ART14023.023
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 17.5 x 25.3 cm sheet and image
Object type Drawing
Physical description watercolour and pencil on paper
Maker Young, Marianne
Place made Greece: Aegean Islands
Date made 8 June 1854
Conflict Crimean War, 1853-1856
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Farm buildings at the town of Bolayir, Gallipoli Peninsula plus two towers visible from an elevated vantage point. Behind an extensive landscape with a body of water. This drawing is one of 26 illustrations by Mrs Marianne Young (also known as Marianne Postans) prepared for her book 'Our Camp in Turkey, and the way to it', published by Richard Bentley, London 1854. Due to the outbreak of the Crimean War they were not included in the original publication.