<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

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

Near Maimoun

Additional Title(s):

Maidum

Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, pen and brown ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 1 9/16 x 11 5/8 inches (4 x 29.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "near Maimoun. Jany 2. 1.45PM.1867. no end of Geese. Sand hills [very?] light off sand and water."; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "(31)"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, upper left: 6. up | next below Top"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.76
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | geese | hills | landscape | marine art | river | river | sails | sand | sky | water
Associated Places:
Africa | Egypt | Nile
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5099
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.