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

Tafa, 10:15 am, 31 January 1867 (289)

Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and brown ink over graphite on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 3/8 × 7 inches (6 × 17.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

inscribed in brown ink lower left: "Tafa 10.15. AM 31 Jany 1867"; in brown ink, lower right: ("289)"; Verso: in graphite, center: "185" encircled

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.173
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape | palm trees | river | riverbank | ruins | sky | temple
Associated Places:
Africa | Egypt | Nile | Nubia | Nubia | Temple of Taffeh
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5210
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