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Creator:
John Frederick Lewis, 1804–1876, British
Title:

A Greek Girl Standing on a Balcony

Date:
1840
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache over graphite on off-white wove paper, laid down on contemporary mount
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 3/4 x 11 7/16 inches (42.5 x 29.1 cm) and Mount: 17 x 11 3/4 inches (43.2 x 29.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in graphite center: "5692"; in graphite lower right: "LEWIS J.F. | Greek Girl Standing | on Balcony"

Signed in graphite lower right: "LEWIS J.F."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1321
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architecture | balcony | beach | building | costume | dress | genre subject | Greek | light | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10699
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