Scene on the Nile

1896–97


Dimensions

32 x 50 cm (12 5/8 x 19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1870

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Framed with Boston Sunday Globe Nov. 13, 1896 for backing.

Signed

Lower left: Henry Bacon Cairo

Provenance

Purchased from the artist in Egypt in 1897-98 by James Brown Case; his daughters Louise W. and Marian R. Case, Boston; gift to MFA, February 26, 1920.

Credit Line

Gift of Louisa W. and Marian R. Case