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Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British, Leonessa, 3 October 1844, 1844
Leonessa, 3 October 1844
- Watercolor with pen in brown ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
- Sheet: 12 1/8 × 10 1/2 inches (30.8 × 26.7 cm)
Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "Leonessa Santa Maria fuori della | Porta"; in brown ink, lower right: "The door is [?] stone- | [line of illegible inscriptions] | all the east [?]"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- architectural subject | archways | bell | building | door | figures | herd | wall | windows
- Associated Places:
- Italy | Lazio | Leonessa
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- IIIF Manifest:
Edward Lear and the Art of Travel (Yale Center for British Art, 2000-09-20 - 2001-01-14) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
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