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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:
Belbeis
Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and brown ink on thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/16 x 6 5/16 inches (10.3 x 16 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Belbeis. 7.25.AM. March 1867."; Verso: inscribed in graphite, upper center: "349"; inscribed in graphite, center left: "169"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, center: "up | Top"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.307
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
camel (mammal) | figures (representations) | landscape | palm trees | sand | sky | structures (single built works)
Associated Places:
Africa | Bilbeis | Egypt
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5359
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