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Creator:
Robert Smirke, 1752–1845, British
Title:

Illustration for an Eastern Romance, possibly "The Arabian Nights", with Kneeling Female Figure at Right)

Date:
undated
Medium:
Oil, pen and brown ink, and graphite on medium, lightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/2 x 3in. (11.4 x 7.6cm) and Mount: 6 1/2 × 5 1/4 inches (16.5 × 13.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "5822 Smirke"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.587
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
kneeling | literary theme | turban
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:55946
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Pearls to pyramids : British visual culture and the Levant, 1600-1830 [wall labels], Yale Center for British Art, 2008, p. 33, V 2576 (YCBA)

Pearls to pyramids : British visual culture and the Levant, 1600-1830, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2008, p. 16, V1880


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