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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:
View from part of Port Orotava, Tenerife from La Caldeva, near Sancho
Date:
1821
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/8 × 6 3/4 inches (15.6 × 17.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In pen and black ink, lc: View of part of Port Orotava, Tenerife/ from la Caldeva, near Sancho; on verso, in pen and brown ink, ul: 10/Edw. Chas. Mitchell; in graphite, upper center: "Parte del Puerto de la Orotava/vista desde [?] Sancho"

Signed in pen and black ink on verso, center:" Alfred DIston/Tenerife | June 21st | 1821"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.304
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliff | coast | fishers | landscape | ocean
Associated Places:
Europe | Spain | Tenerife
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7794
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