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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:

Walking Dress, Tenerife

Date:
1824
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 3/8 × 7 1/2 inches (21.3 × 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In graphite, lower center: "Walking Dress | Tenerife"; in pen and brown ink, superimposed on graphite inscription: "Walking Dress |Tenerife"; on verso, in pen and brown ink, upper left: "11/ Edwd. Chas. Mitchell"; in pen and grey ink, center right: "Alfred Diston/ Port Orotava/ 30th Nov. 1824"

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:
B1981.25.2814
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | dress | figure study | hats | shawls | women
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:7800
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