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

Howatke

Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and brown ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 13/16 x 9 1/16 inches (9.7 x 23 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Howakte | 10.30.AM.Jany 8.1867."; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "(100)"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, upper left: "20. | 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:
B1997.7.99
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
burkas | camels (mammals) | figures (representations) | genre subject | men | sail | sand | water | women
Associated Places:
Africa | Egypt
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5122
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