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

Maharraka

Additional Title(s):

Maharraqa

Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and brown ink on moderately thick, rough, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 7/16 x 6 15/16 inches (6.2 x 17.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "6.15.AM. 14.Feby. 1867. Maharraka."; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "(459)"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, upper left: "122. up. | Top. | Right"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.228
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape | mountains | river | river | water
Associated Places:
Africa | Egypt | Lake Nasser | Nile | Nubia
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5280
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