image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art
image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art

El Areesh

1867

Edward Lear

From the collection

Title

El Areesh

Date

1867

Artist

Description

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "mom broadened | 4.45.AM. April 1.1867 | no red or yellow in sky: & light hardly lemon."; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "El Arish | (35)"; Verso: inscribed in pen and brown ink, center: "176. up | Line next below top. middle"
Alternative Title: El Arish
Medium: Watercolor, graphite, pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939
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Location

Arish, Egypt

Country

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