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The Cedars of Lebanon

A work made of watercolor, with pen and brown ink, over graphite, on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of watercolor, with pen and brown ink, over graphite, on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1858

Artist:

Edward Lear
English, 1812-1888

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Edward Lear

Title

The Cedars of Lebanon

Place

England (Artist's nationality)

Date

1858

Medium

Watercolor, with pen and brown ink, over graphite, on ivory wove paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed, dated and numbered, lower right, in pen and brown ink: “The Cedars / Lebanon / 20. 21. May 1858 / (193)”; dated lower left, in graphite: “20. 20. May 1858”; inscribed center in graphite and pen and brown ink: “SNO / SNO / SNO”

Dimensions

36.5 × 55.1 cm (14 3/8 × 21 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Suzanne Searle Dixon and Prints and Drawings Discretionary funds

Reference Number

2018.61

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