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Creator Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title Gebel Sheikh Eredi
Alternate Title(s) Gebel el-Sheikh el-Haridi
Date 1867
Medium Watercolor, graphite, pen cochineal ink and blue ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 4 9/16 x 12 7/8 inches (11.6 x 32.7 cm)
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Marks/
Lettering
Inscribed in pen and blue ink, lower left: "1.45.PM. Jany 10. 1867. Gebel skh Eredi."; inscribed in pen and blue ink, lower right: "(117)"; Verso: inscribed in graphite, upper left: "28 up | Top"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Accession Number B1997.7.111
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1669382
Subject Terms boat | camels (mammals) | cliffs | figures (representations) | landscape | river | river | sail | sand | water
Place Represented Africa | Nile | Upper Egypt
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