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

Reggio, 26 July 1847

Date:
1847
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brown wash, and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/4 x 18 7/8 inches (28.6 x 47.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink over graphite, lower left: "Reggio. | 26. July. 1847."; in pen and brown ink, lower right: "The Aloe flowers come bright yellow -off,- 5."; in graphite, lower right: "the aloe come bright yellow off"; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper right: "36c"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.50
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
botany | buildings | city | cityscape | hills | landscape | mountains | plants | science | sky | trees | vegetation | windows
Associated Places:
Calabria | Italy | Reggio nell'Emilia
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4905
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The natural history of Edward Lear, Princeton University Press, Princeton, p. 135, fig. 133, QH31.L424 P43 2021 (YCBA)


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