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Creator:
Sir James Thornhill, 1675–1734, British
Title:
Design of Apollo and the Python for a Painted over-door Decoration
Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink with brown wash on thin, slightly textured, beige laid paper laid down on thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 3/8 x 8 1/2 inches (21.3 x 21.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, on mount: "Ippochrisia "R" &&"; inscribed on verso in graphite: "AD 621"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.484
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | basket | bow (weapon) | frame (furnishing) | masks (costume) | mythology | netting (material) | religious and mythological subject | rosaries | snake
Associated People:
Apollo
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12019
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