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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:
Peasant Woman with Staff, La Palma
Date:
1828
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and brown ink and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/8 × 7 3/8 inches (24.4 × 18.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In pen and grey ink, lower right: "Nov. 2, 1828"; on verso, in pen and red/brown ink, lower center: "N° 33/Palma"

watermarks: J Whatman/Turkey Mill/ 1827 (Heawood 3464)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.297
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | figure study | genre subject | peasant | staff | woman
Associated Places:
Europe | La Palma | Spain | Tenerife
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7788
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