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Creator:
Print made by Edward Julius Detmold, 1883–1957, British
Title:
The Spirit of the East
Date:
between 1923 and 1924
Medium:
Drypoint and etching on moderately thick, very smooth, beige Asian paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 7/16 x 12 1/8 inches (41.8 x 30.8 cm) and Plate: 10 x 8 11/16 inches (25.4 x 22.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "The Spirit of the East"; lower center: "95976"; in red ink, lower right: "33-72-535"; in graphite, on back, upper left: "P1483"; on back, lower left: "18216"

Lettered in black ink, within image, in monogram: "EJD"

signed in graphite, lower right: "E. J. Detmold"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, The G. Allen Smith Collection, transfer from the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
© Estate Of The Artist
Accession Number:
B1994.4.144
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | architectural subject | architecture | banners | buildings | camel (mammal) | celebration | ceremony | cityscape | elephants (animals) | festival | flags | flowers (plants) | genre subject | Hinduism | howdah | Indian | men | monkeys (animals) | nobility | palace | parade | potentate | procession | sadhus | square | statues | street | temple | women
Associated Places:
Asia | India
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:34211
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