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Al-Ajiia, Beyond Samarra
  • Charles William Cain
    1893–1962
    born: Surrey, England, United Kingdom
  • Al-Ajiia, Beyond Samarra, 1921
  • Beseak to Baghdad
  • Where object was made: Iraq (subject); England (published)
  • drypoint
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 104 x 219 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 1/8 x 8 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 254 x 394 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 x 15 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0157.05
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Ruins in shadow at left, at right is a fully illuminated landscape scene.