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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:
Natives of La Palma
Date:
1825
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/8 × 6 1/8 inches (20.6 × 15.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In graphite, lower center: "In/ [illegible] of Palma | Palmeros"; in pen and brown ink superimposed on graphite inscription: "Native of Palma"; verso, in pen and brown ink, upper left: "22/Edw. Chas. Mitchell"

Signed in pen and black ink, verso, center:" Alfred Diston | Tenerife/Nov. 29th 1825"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.277
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
Costumes | figure study | man | natives | woman
Associated Places:
Europe | Spain | Tenerife
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7768
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