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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:
Canary Fisherman
Date:
1825
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite and pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 × 6 1/2 inches (23.2 × 16.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In pen and brown ink, lower center: "Canary Fisherman; in graphite "Canary FIsherman"; on verso, in pen and grey/black ink, upper right:" Alfred Diston/Nov. 11,1825"; in pen and brown ink, upper center: "19 Edw. Chas. Mitchell"

Signed and dated on verso: "Alfred Diston/Nov. 11,1825"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.275
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | figure study | genre subject
Associated Places:
Canary Islands | Europe | Spain
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7766
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