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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:
Just above Ekhmim
Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and cochineal ink, and black ink on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 9/16 x 11 1/4 inches (9 x 28.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink over graphite, lower left: "just above Khmm. 8.AM. 11.January 1867."; inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "123"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, upper left: "29 up | Top"; inscribed in graphite, center right: "117"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.115
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boat | figures (representations) | landscape | mounds | river | river | sand | water
Associated Places:
Africa | Akhmim | Nile | Sohag | Upper Egypt
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5139
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