Richard Carline (1896-1980):
Women and children of Mosul, washing on the banks of the Tigris River
Framed (ref: 1440)
Inscribed on the reverse, Women washing at Musul Mesopotamia
Watercolour, 13 x 10 1/2 in. (33 x 26.7 cm.)
Mosul is Iraq's third largest city, situated 400 km north of Baghdad situated on the west bank of the Tigris River, close to the ruined Assyrian city of Nineveh.