• The Descent to the Tomb of David, the Coenculum, Jerusalem -
    Price on request

    Inscribed lower centre: Over the descent to the tomb of David in the church built by the Empress Helena to/commomorate [sic] the place of the Last Supper Jerusalem June 1854

    Pencil

    22.2 by 14 cm., 8 ¾ by 5 ½ in.

     

    Provenance:

    By descent in the artist's family until sold by Mrs Elisabeth Burt, Sotheby's, 10th October 1975, lot 27 (part);

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, 20th November 2003, lot 155 (part)

  • A House on the Nile at Damietta, Egypt -
    Price on request

    Pencil

    22.2 by 14 cm., 8 ¾ by 5 ½ in.

     

    Provenance:

    By descent in the artist's family until sold by Mrs Elisabeth Burt, Sotheby's, 10th October 1975, lot 17;

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, 20th November 2003, lot 155 (part)

     

    This dates from Hunt’s trip to Egypt and the Middle East in 1854.

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