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Piet de Jong
British (1887 - 1967) Primary



Illustration of Red Ware Jar with Painted Decoration from the Tarsus Excavations

1938, Illustration of Early Bronze Age III Vessel
Watercolor on paper

13 7/8 in. x 9 7/8 in. (35.24 cm x 25.08 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2009.21.1
Other Number(s): 38.631 (Tarsus No.)
Geography: Asia, Turkey, Tarsus
Classification: Fine and Visual Arts; Drawings
Collection: Tarsus Excavation

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  • Anatolian - Refers to the culture and styles that developed in antiquity in the geographical area of modern Turkey.
  • excavations - Locations where there is digging or other uncovering of evidence of ancient life, including artifacts of human activity, fossils, frozen remains, or other preserved evidence.
  • jars - Deep, wide-mouthed vessels used for holding a variety of substances, usually without handles and generally cylindrical, although sometimes made in other shapes. For narrower-necked vessles, use "bottles."
  • redware - Refers to earthenware and stone ware that is often unglazed, made of clays that range in color from tan to red or black that fire to a shade of red; it is usually wheel-thrown and fired at a relatively low temperature.
  • watercolors - Refers to two-dimensional works of art, usually on a paper support, to which pigment suspended in water is applied with a brush to create an image or design. Includes paintings using gouache, which is not technically watercolor paint. Watercolors are variously classified as drawings or paintings in collections.

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  • Worlds to Discover: 125 Years of Collections at Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr College , Sep 24, 2010 – May 28, 2011

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