• Title: Shelaal
  • Creator: Edward Lear
  • Date Created: 1867
  • Location: Nile, Africa, Nubia, Egypt
  • Physical Dimensions: Sheet: 3 13/16 x 4 7/8 inches (9.7 x 12.4 cm)
  • Subject Keywords: genre subject, marine art, boat, studies (visual works), figures (representations)
  • Type: Drawing & Watercolor
  • External Link: See this work of art on the Yale Center for British Art website
  • Medium: Watercolor, graphite, gouache, pen and brown ink on thick, moderately textured, blue wove paper
  • Repository Name: Yale Center for British Art
  • Inventory Number: B1997.7.166
  • Inscription: Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Shelaal | 29. Jany | 1867."; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "(268)"
  • Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Donald C. Gallup, Yale BA 1934, PhD 1939