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

Kom el Amhr, 1:00 pm, 4 January 1867 (68)

Additional Title(s):

el-Kom el-Ahmar

Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and brown ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 9 3/16 inches (14 x 23.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "Kom el Amhr. 1.PM. Jany. 4. 1867."; in brown ink, lower right: "(68)"; Verso: in graphite, upper left: "13. up | Lowest"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.87
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | figures (representations) | hill | landscape | palm trees | river | river | sky | structures (single built works) | temples | water
Associated Places:
Africa | As Said | Aswan | Egypt | Kom al Ahmar | Nile
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5110
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