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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:

Female huckster of Port Orotava

Date:
1828
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/8 × 7 3/4 inches (24.4 × 19.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

On verso, in pen and red/brown ink, lower center:" N° 7 | Tenerife | Female Huckster of | Port Orotava; in graphite, c: July | 1828"

watermarks: J Whatman/ 1823 (not in Churchill, Heawood, Shorter)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2812
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basket | costume | figure study | genre subject | merchant | path | road | woman
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:7798
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