Inventory number
P02623
Author
Rico y Ortega, Martín (Spanish)
Title
The Ladies' Tower at the Alhambra
Chronology
1871
Technique
Óleo
Support
Lienzo
Dimensions
63,5 cm x 40 cm
School
Española
Theme
Arquitectura
On display
Yes
Provenance
Legacy of Ramón de Errazu, 1904

In 1870, Rico moved to Granada and painted the Ladies' Tower, one of the constructions most identified with the Alhambra walls. The scene appears at noon on a sunny spring day.

This composition's balance and the fine treatment of the light give this landscape a certain feeling of perennial peace.

 
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