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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:
Abu Seer
Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, blue laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 3/8 x 6 5/16 inches (8.6 x 16 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower center: "Abooseer. 12.25.PM. 4. Feby. 1867"; inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "(346)"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, upper left: "90 up"; inscribed in graphite, center: "next above lowest | right."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.195
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliffs | figures (representations) | landscape | rocks (landforms) | sky | water | waves (natural events)
Associated Places:
Abusir | Africa | Sudan
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5238
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