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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:

View of La Rambla de Castro near Port Orotava, Tenerife

Date:
1825
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite with pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 3/4 × 8 1/4 inches (12.1 × 21 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In pen and brown ink, lower center: "Tenerife; on verso", in pen and brown ink, upper left: "8 | Edw Chas. Mitchell"; in graphite, lower center: "View of La Rambla | de Castro near Port Orotava | Tenerife."

Signed on verso in pen and black ink, lower right:" Alfred Diston | Tenerife | May 14, 1825

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.302
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliffs | coast | landscape | mountains | ocean
Associated Places:
Europe | Spain | Tenerife
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7793
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