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Creator Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title Leonessa, 3 October 1844
Date 1844
Medium Watercolor with pen in brown ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 12 1/8 × 10 1/2 inches (30.8 × 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/
Marks/
Lettering
Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "Leonessa Santa Maria fuori della | Porta"; in brown ink, lower right: "The door is [?] stone- | [line of illegible inscriptions] | all the east [?]"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Accession Number B1997.7.48
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1669154
Subject Terms architectural subject | archways | bell | building | door | figures | herd | wall | windows
Place Represented Italy | Lazio | Leonessa
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