Sailboats on the Nile
- between 1861 and 1862
- Watercolor on medium, slightly textured, wove paper mounted on board
- 5 1/2 x 13 1/8 inches (14 x 33.3 cm) and 6 x 13 5/8 inches (15.2 x 34.6 cm)
Inscribed in artist's hand bottom left: "Burgon"; on back center in graphite: "697/8 | 9 1/2 x 17 | for art | Mat 43"; in graphite bottom right: "EAC/WKR"
Signed bottom left: "Burgon"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, The William K. Rose and Eugene A. Carroll Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- landscape | marine art | river | sailboats | sunset
- Associated Places:
- Africa | Nile
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John William Burgon, 1813 –1888, British, Sailboats on the Nile, between 1861 and 1862
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