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

A Weasel

Date:
1832
Medium:
Watercolor with pen in brown ink, with gouache and gum over graphite on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 3/8 x 11 inches (18.7 x 27.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed verso: "Mustela Putorius. Female. August. 29. 1832."

Signed and dated in pen and gray ink, lower center: "E. Lear del. | August. 29th. 1832"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1318
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | fur | log | weasel | whiskers
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6137
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