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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:

View in the Barracano de Martianez, Port Orotava, Tenerife, looking Northward

Date:
1820
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brown wash and gray wash on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/8 × 8 inches (15.6 × 20.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In pen and brown ink, lower center: "View in the Barranco de Martianez/ Port Orotava Tenerife/ looking Northward"; in pen and brown ink, lower right: "May 16 |1820"; on verso, in pen and brown ink, upper left: "7 | Edwd. Chas. Mitchell"; in graphite, center: "En El Barranco de Martianez"

Signed in pen and brown ink, on verso, lower right: "Alfred Diston"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.301
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bridge (built work) | cliffs | figures | landscape | passage | ravine
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:7792
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