Sorrento

1839
Edward Lear (English, 1812–1888)


Dimensions

Sight: 26 x 41.3 cm (10 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.) Framed: 47.6 x 62.9 cm (18 3/4 x 24 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1999.696

Medium or Technique

Black crayon hightened with white opaque watercolor on faded blue (?) paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

conserved by Roy Perkinson while still in the Paine Collection
 backed

Inscription

Recto LR: Sorento. / Edward Lear.del. / 1839

Provenance

Gift to Stephan D. Paine from his father; Susan Paine; gift to MFA, December 31, 1999.

Credit Line

Gift of Susan W. Paine