Tag Archives: Middle East

A Hidden Great: Painting of the Month January 2013

Patio de los Leones, Alhambra Watercolour on paper 60″ x 137″ (152cm x 348cm) A true painting of the month this one, now exactly one month since I first confronted the huge piece of unmarked watercolour paper stretched out on … Continue reading

Posted in Alhambra, Architecture, art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Temple of Bacchus at Baalbek – Painting of the Month

Alexander Creswell’s Painting of the Month: Temple of Bacchus at Baalbek, Lebanon As fate would have it, I had planned to be painting at Leptis Magna this month. The Roman city of Leptis Magna is in Libya. Given the state … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, art, Art history, Watercolour | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment