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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
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1990.28.5
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | columns | landscape | monument | mountain | ruins | structures (structural elements) | studies (visual works)
Associated Places:
Athens | Greece
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:3101
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