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Creator:
Charles Hamilton Smith, 1776–1859, Belgian
Title:
The Sea Otter
Date:
ca. 1837
Medium:
Watercolor, white gouache, graphite, pen and black ink on medium, smooth, white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/16 × 6 1/2 inches (10.3 × 16.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Enhydra Marina. | Sea Otter of Nooska Sound."

Signed in pen and brown ink, lowewr left: "chs", not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2312
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:35269
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