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Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title:
A View of the Harbour at Cannes
Date:
1869
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, graphite and scraping out on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 9/16 x 20 1/8 inches (16.7 x 51.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and blue ink, lower left: "Cannes"

Signed and dated in pen and blue ink, lower right: "EL 1869"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1930
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | buildings | cityscape | harbour | landscape | lighthouse | marine art | mountains | sails | sky | village | water | windows
Associated Places:
Cannes | France | Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
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:6287
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