Summit of Mount Sinai or Jebel Musa
- Watercolor, gouache and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
- Mount: 16 1/2 × 22 5/8 inches (41.9 × 57.5 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 14 3/4 × 21 1/2 inches (37.5 × 54.6 cm), Sheet: 13 1/16 × 19 9/16 inches (33.2 × 49.7 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Summit of Mount Sinai or Jebel Musa | June 20, 1840"; inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "68 | 415"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Accessible by appointment in the Study Room [Request]
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- IIIF Manifest:
Edward Lear and the Art of Travel (Yale Center for British Art, 2000-09-20 - 2001-01-14) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
Scott Wilcox, Edward Lear and the art of travel, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2000, p. 148, no. 166, NJ18 L455 W55 2000 (YCBA) [YCBA]