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Catalog Number 08.0005.025
Object Name Painting
Title Warsaw Street
Description Wood frame, light and dark brown mattes. Scene is a watercolor of a street curving through buildings with a church spire in the distance. A parent and child walk on the street. The artist's signature is "B. K(T)ebel, 2008." Written on back in Polish in pen: "Warszawa--Widok na Barbakan od ulicy Nowomiejskiej. piorko akwarela. Bartlomiej K(T)(X)ebel."
Date 2008
Collection Gifts to the NIH Director: Elias Zerhouni
Accession number 08.0005
Caption Warsaw Street
Catalog date 2010-05-13
Catalog type Art
Provenance A gift from the Polish delegation that visited the NIH in September 2008. The watercolor is of Warsaw looking at the Barbican (the semi-circular fort that was part of the original fortifications of the city) from Nowomiejska street. The inscription on the back gives that description and the tecnique used to paint the image (feather watercolor).
Number of images 3
Updated 2017-09-07
Condition Excellent
Organizations Poland
People Zerhouni, Elias