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Creator:
student of Thomas Sandby RA, 1721–1798, British
Title:

Rockhewn Temple of Elephanta

Date:
ca. 1770-1790
Medium:
Watercolor and gray wash over graphite on slightly textured, moderately thick, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 5/8 × 27 inches (47.3 × 68.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, right: "Section through the middle of the | Temple of Elephanta at Bombay | to illustrate [TS's?] 3rd Lecture | on architecture | drawn by Thomas Sandby | Rockhewn Temple of Elephanta"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.192
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12135
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