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Creator:
Mrs. P. D. H. Page, 20th century
after John White, active 1585–1593, British
Title:

Alligator or Crocodile, after the Original by John White in the British Museum [Caribbean and Oceanic, No. 10 A]

Additional Title(s):

Allagatto

Date:
20th century
Medium:
Watercolor with pen in black ink, over graphite, with gouache on medium, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 5/16 × 9 inches (11 × 22.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen with black ink, over graphite, upper center: "Allagatto. This being but one moneth old was 3. fote | 4. ynches in length and lyve in water."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1049
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46573
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