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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:

Calder Abbey, September 12. 1836

Date:
1836
Medium:
Graphite with stumping and white gouache on moderately thick, moderately textured, gray wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 x 13 1/8 inches (23.2 x 33.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Calder Abbey. | September. 12. 1836."; Verso: in graphite, center: "6"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.24
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abbey | arches | architectural subject | Cistercian | figures | grass | landscape | monastery | ruins | trees | turkeys (birds)
Associated Places:
Cumbria | England | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1638
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Charles Nugent, Edward Lear, the landscape artist, tours of Ireland and the English lakes, 1835 & 1836 , The Wordsworth Trust, Grasmere, 2009, pp. 107-8, fig. 23, NJ18 L455 N84 2009 + (YCBA)


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