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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:

The Capo Sant' Angelo, Amalfi

Date:
ca. 1885
Medium:
Pen in gray and black ink with gray wash over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 13/16 x 13 1/8 inches (22.4 x 33.3 cm) and Image: 6 3/8 x 10 5/16 inches (16.2 x 26.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in pen and grey ink, lower right: "EL"; in graphite, upper left: "6"; inscribed in graphite, upper center: "2"; Verso: in graphite, center right: "1" encircled; in graphite, upper left: "5874 | Lear"

Signed in pen and black ink, lower left in monogram: "EL"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.601
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cave | cliffs | landscape | rocks (landforms) | sea | sky
Associated Places:
Amalfi | Italy | Salerno | Salerno, Golfo di
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6132
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