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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:

View on the Nile

Date:
1854
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and red ink on moderately thick, rough, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 5/8 x 9 1/8 inches (6.7 x 23.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and red ink, lower right: "39"; Verso: inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper left: "7 uppermost", inscribed in graphite, lower center: "78"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of George E. Dix, B.A. 1934, M.A. 1942
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1999.31.13
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape | reflection (optics) | river | river | riverbank | water
Associated Places:
Africa | Egypt | Nile
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:45724
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