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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:
Near Abu Simbel
Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, pen and brown ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper, mounted on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 5/8 x 10 1/2 inches (6.7 x 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "6.45.AM Febr 3. 1867. near Aboo Simbl.; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "(334)"; Verson: inscribed in graphite, upper right: "208"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.189
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
hills | landscape | river | river | sky | sunrise | water
Associated Places:
Abu Simbel | Africa | Egypt | Nasser, Lake | Nile | Nubia
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5231
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