24 January 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,400
GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
Albert Goodwin, R.W.S. (1845-1932)
The Citadel, Cairo
signed and dated '1907./Albert Goodwin' (lower right) and inscribed 'The Citadel Cairo' (lower left)
pen and black ink, watercolour and bodycolour
6 x 9 1/8 in. (15.3 x 23.2 cm.)
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Goodwin visited Egypt twice; once in 1876 and again in 1909. On both occasions the mosque of the Citadel in Cairo was an inspiration and Goodwin exhibited views of it often.
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