Leonessa, 3 October 1844

Edward Lear1844

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art
New Haven, CT, United States

  • Title: Leonessa, 3 October 1844
  • Date Created: 1844
  • Location Created: London
  • Physical Dimensions: w26.5 x h31 cm
  • Type: architectural subject
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, BA 1934, PhD 1939
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1669154
  • Medium: Watercolor with pen in brown ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
  • Subject: architectural subject, herd, wall, door, windows, archways, figures, building, bell
  • Location: Not on View
  • Inscription: Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "Leonessa Santa Maria fuori della | Porta | Oct. 3. 1844"; in brown ink, lower right: "The door is [?] stone- | [line of illegible inscriptions] | all the east [?]"
  • Artist: Edward Lear