London, South Kensington
25 April 2001
THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
HOWARD CARTER (1874-1939)
Watercolour of two addorsed lions, with Egyptian central unification-symbol and two panels of hieroglyphs, signed 'H. CARTER 1899' (lower right), in gilded wooden frame
29 x 10¼ in. (73.7 x 26.2 cm.) unframed
Howard Carter gave this watercolour to the present owner's grandfather.
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