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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:
Abu Simbel, 4:30 pm, 8 February 1867 (379)
Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and brown ink over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 1/2 × 10 inches (8.9 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "Abou Simbl. 4.30. 8 Feby. 1867"; in brown ink, lower right: "(379)"; Verso: in graphite, upper left: "92 | Top"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.206
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
lake | landscape | monument | rocks (landforms) | sky | water
Associated Places:
Abu Simbel | Africa | Egypt | Lake Nasser | Nubia | Nubia
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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Edward Lear and the Art of Travel (Yale Center for British Art, 2000-09-20 - 2001-01-14)

Connections (Yale Center for British Art, 2011-05-26 - 2011-09-11)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5256
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