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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:

View from Port Orotava, Tenerife

Date:
1825
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 × 7 3/8 inches (23.2 × 18.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In pen and brown ink, lower center: "View from Port Orotava Tenerife"; in graphite, lower center: "View from Port Orotava Tenerife"; on verso, in pen and brown ink, upper left: "Edw. Chas. Mitchell"; in pen and black/grey ink, lower right: "Alfred Diston | Tenerife/ May 22, 1825"

Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower right: "Alfred Diston | Tenerife/ May 22, 1825"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.303
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliff | coast | farms | gardens | landscape | path
Associated Places:
Europe | Spain | Tenerife
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5630
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