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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:
Gebel Sheikh Embarak
Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and brown ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 1/16 x 10 inches (5.2 x 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Gebel Sheikh Embarah. 11.30AM. Jany.3.1867"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Mountain pale creamy pink"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "(44)"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, upper left: "8 up | next below"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.79
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | landscape | marine art | river | river | sails | sky | water
Associated Places:
Africa | Egypt | Nile
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5102
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