Salonica, from my Room Window, 11 Sept. 1848, after Sunset
- Additional Title(s):
- Watercolor, pen and brown ink, over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 6 7/8 × 10 1/8 inches (17.5 × 25.7 cm)
Inscribed in pen in brown ink, lower left: "Salonica. | from my room window. | 11 Sept. 1848. after sunset."; pen in brown ink, lower right: "all shade [illeg.] tops of the | Bulberry trees | mountains incorrect a [confused?] | 3"; in graphite, lower right: [crossed out in graphite]"2"; verso: in graphite, lower center: "0757"
Signed in graphite, lower right; "L" | Dated '11 Sept. 1848"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Bequest of Elizabeth S. Tower
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- buildings | cityscape | minaret | mountains | sky | trees | windows
- Associated Places:
- Greece | Salonica | Thessalonica
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Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British, Salonica, from my Room Window, 11 Sept. 1848, after Sunset, 1848
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