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Creator Edward Lear, 1812–1888, British
Title Philae, 5:20 pm, 30 January 1867 (275)
Date 1867
Medium Watercolor with pen and brown ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 3 9/16 x 7 1/4 inches (9 x 18.4 cm)
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Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "Philae | 30 Jany 1867. | 5.20 PM"; in brown ink, lower center: "Tobacco on sand- | 2 feet high. [?] floweres- | also [vetehes | a Lupines?]"; in broen ink, lower right: "275"; Verso: in graphite, upper left: "75.up | Top right"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
Accession Number B1997.7.167
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1669453
Subject Terms landscape | river | river | rocks (landforms) | ruins | sky | structures (single built works) | temples | vegetation | water
Place Represented Africa | Egypt | Nile | Philae
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