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

Wady Halfeh

Additional Title(s):

Wadi Halfa

Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and brown ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 11/16 x 11 11/16 inches (11.9 x 29.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Wady Halfeh. 5.30.PM.Febr.3.1867."; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "339"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, center: "85.up | Lowest"; inscribed in graphite, upper right; "211"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.192
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
lake | landscape | palm trees | river | sand | sky | water
Associated Places:
Africa | Lake Nasser | Sudan | Wadi Halfa
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5234
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