Casa de Mariano

Description (Brief)
While in Granada, Spain in 1881, Stephen Ferris made the watercolor and pencil drawing of the Casa de Mariano. He based his print Casa de Mariano (see GA*14404.03) on the drawing, but added details to the print like a donkey poking its head through the window and a woman spinning in the doorway of the cave.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
watercolor
painting
Object Type
Watercolor
date made
1881
graphic artist
Ferris, Stephen James
Physical Description
watercolor (overall material)
paper (overall material)
graphite (overall material)
Measurements
sheet: 17 cm x 26.5 cm; 6 11/16 in x 10 7/16 in
place made
Spain
ID Number
GA*14541
catalog number
14541
accession number
94830
subject
Spain
Gypsy
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Ferris Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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