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Creator Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title Sketches of Athens
Date 1848
Medium Watercolor, pen and brown ink, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, blue wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 6 3/4 × 17 7/8 inches (17.1 × 45.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/
Marks/
Lettering
Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Athens. 8. June | [...] -1848."; in pen and brown ink, lower right: "(19)"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Gift of George E. Dix, Yale BA 1934, MA 1942
Accession Number B1990.28.5
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1667647
Subject Terms architectural subject | columns | landscape | monument | mountain | ruins | structures (structural elements) | studies (visual works)
Place Represented Athens | Greece
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