Collection of circa 5,600 pictures and circa 450 travel books connected with the Middle East.
Collection of pictures and travel books relating to the Middle East by Various artists, 15001986
© V&A Picture Library
- Art Fund grant:
- £10,000 ( Total: £2,000,000)
- Acquired in:
- Rodney Searight
Artists include; J.F.Lewis, G.Scharf, E.Lear, D.Wilkie, P.Coste, P.Tremaux and D. V. Denon. They particularly reflect interest in Turkey, Syria and Egypt.