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

Title:
Near Abu Simbel
Date:
1867
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, pen and brown ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper, mounted on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 5/8 x 10 1/2 inches (6.7 x 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "6.45.AM Febr 3. 1867. near Aboo Simbl.; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "(334)"; Verson: inscribed in graphite, upper right: "208"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1997.7.189
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
river | river | hills | water | sunrise | sky | landscape
Associated Places:
Nile | Abu Simbel | Egypt | Nubia | Nasser, Lake | Africa
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5231