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

Near Gezir Shendowiel

Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and black ink on moderately textured, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 1/2 x 6 15/16 inches (6.3 x 17.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower left: "extreme delicacy of hull wall, a implied plain at ooo | near Gezir, shendowiel. 4.15.P.M. 10 Jany 1867"; inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "(120)"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, upper left: "28 up. | Next above Lowest"; inscribed in graphite, upper center: "117"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.113
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | landscape | palm trees | river | sail | sky
Associated Places:
Africa | Egypt | Nile
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5137
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