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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:
View near Palermo
Date:
1847
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and brown ink, and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/2 x 19 1/8 inches (31.8 x 48.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, center right: "No. 1-"; inscribed on verso in graphite: lower left: "May 8 1847"; in graphite, lower right: "palerma | No. 3 24 x 19 | Be sure to mount marks right and bottom."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.968
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
Grand Tour | hills | landscape | rocks (landforms) | sea | sky | studies (visual works)
Associated Places:
Italy | Palermo | Sicily | Tyrrhenian Sea
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Edward Lear and the Art of Travel (Yale Center for British Art, 2000-09-20 - 2001-01-14)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6130
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