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Gate of Peace, Damascus
  • Edwin Lord Weeks
    1849–1903
    born: Boston, Massachusetts, United States ; died: Paris, France
  • Gate of Peace, Damascus, 1872
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pencil on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 33.7 x 25.3 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 36.3 x 25.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/4 x 9 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/4 x 9 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0065
Description
Literature

View down narrow street. There is a gateway in the foreground. There are vendors along the side of the street. There is a boy with a donkey on the street.