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Creator:
William Paton Burton, 1828–1883, British
Title:

The Market Place, Tanta, Egypt

Former Title(s):

The Market Place, Tanga, Egypt

Date:
1874
Medium:
Watercolor, with pen in gray ink, black ink, brown ink, blue ink and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 7/16 × 20 1/2 inches (36.7 × 52.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen, with gray ink, lower left: "Market Place | Ianra Egypt"

Signed and dated in pen with gray ink, lower left: "WPBurton 1874"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.1105
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cityscape | desert | landscape | minaret
Associated Places:
Africa | Egypt | Misr | Tanta
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12429
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