Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British

Title:
Near Edfu
Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and cochineal ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 7/16 x 6 1/16 inches (6.2 x 15.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in pen and cochineal ink, lower left: "near Edfoo. 5.38.PM. Sunset. Jany 25.1867"; inscribed in pen and cochineal ink, lower right: "(229)"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, upper left: "57. up | next above lowest"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.151
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
palm trees | river | river | landscape | sky | sunset | trees | water
Associated Places:
Egypt | Nile | Edfu | Africa
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5183