- Dhoura Island
- Watercolor, graphite, pen and black ink on moderately thick, rough, brown wove paper
- Sheet: 2 x 6 1/8 inches (5.1 x 15.6 cm)
Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower left: "pale [u?] ash water | bright green dhoura island, with bright blue shades from palms."; inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "8.AM. Jany 28. 1854 | (145)"; Verso: inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper left: "No.10 | next below uppermost"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "97"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Gift of George E. Dix, B.A. 1934, M.A. 1942
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- island | landscape | palm trees | river | riverbank | sky | water
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Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British, Dhoura Island, 1854
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