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

Abydos, 1:00 pm, 12 January 1867 (134)

Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and gray and black ink over graphite on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/8 x 12 inches (15.6 x 30.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

inscribed in black ink, lower left: "Abydus. 1.PM. January 12. 1867"; in black ink, lower right: "(134)"; Verso: in graphite, upper left: "30.up | next above Lowest"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.120
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | columns (architectural elements) | figures | landscape | palm trees | ruins | sky | stone | structures (single built works) | temples
Associated Places:
Abydos | Africa | Nile | Upper Egypt
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5144
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Jenny Gaschke, Edward Lear, Egyptian sketches , National Maritime Museum, London, 2009, p. 51, NJ18 L455 G37 2009 (YCBA)


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