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Creator:
Alfred Diston, active 1818–1829
Title:
Peasants of Ycod el alto, Tenerife
Date:
1825
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite and pen and black ink on medium, slightly texured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 3/8 × 7 1/8 inches (23.8 × 18.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

In pen and brown ink, lower center: "Peasants of Tcod el alto, Tenerife"; on verso, in pen and brown ink, upper left: "13 | Edwd. Chas. Mitchell"; in pen and brown ink, upper center: "Alfred Diston |Tenerife | Decr 8/ 1825"

Signed in pen and black ink on verso :"Alfred Diston/ Tenerife/Decr 8/ 1825"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2819
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | figure study | genre subject | peasants | women
Associated Places:
Europe | Spain | Tenerife
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7805
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