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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:
Peasant of Miradero, Tenerife
Date:
between 1823 and 1828
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 7/8 × 6 1/8 inches (22.5 × 15.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In pen and brown ink, lower center: "Peasant of Miradero Tenerife"; in graphite, lower center: "Tenerife Mountaineer/ [illegible]"; veros, in pen and brown ink, upper center: "15 Edwd Chas Mitchell"

watermarks: J Whatman 1823 (not in Churchill, Heawood, or Shorter)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.273
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | figure study | genre subject
Associated Places:
Europe | Spain | Tenerife
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7764
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