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

Karnak, 9:30 pm, 22 January 1867 (212)

Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and black ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 7/16 x 6 3/4 inches (8.7 x 17.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

inscribed in black ink, lower left: "9.30 PM"; in black ink, lower right: "Karnak. 22 Jany 1867 212"; Verso: in graphite, center: "Top | [scratched out words] | right"; in graphite, upper left: "54. ap"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.145
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
evening | landscape | moon | night | reflection | river | river | ruins | sky | temple | water
Associated Places:
Africa | Egypt | Karnak | Luxor | Nile
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5169
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