Sea Eagle

1830s
Edward Lear (English, 1812–1888), Printed by Charles Joseph Hullmandel (English, 1789–1850)


Dimensions

Sheet: 54.6 x 36.2 cm (21 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1838

Medium or Technique

Lithograph with hand coloring

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In stone lower center: Sea Eagle / Haliæetus albicillai (Selby)
In stone lower left: E. Lear del et lithog.
In stone lower right: Printed by C. Hullmandel

Signed

Signed on tree branch: E. Lear

Provenance

Robert Burkert (born 1930, Milwaukee, WI and East Orleans, MA); his gift to MFA, 20 September 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Burkert