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Creator:
Edmund Turrell, active 1835–1860, British
Charles Robert Cockerell, 1788–1863, British
Title:
The Temple of Aphaia at Aegina: Sections
Date:
1828
Medium:
Line engraving with graphite on thin, smooth, cream laid paper mounted on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/4 × 17 1/2 inches (29.8 × 44.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Drawing | [Aegina]"; in graphite, upper right: "Plate 6"; in graphite, center: "strengthen between columns | strengthen between columns"; in graphite, lower left: "No Triglyph"; in graphite, lower left: "Joint & band"; in graphite, upper right: "strengthen"; in graphite, lower right: "Triglyph"

Lettered, upper left, dimensions given; lettered, upper right, dimensions given

Signed and dated, lower left: "Proof Aug 8th 1828 [?GM]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.814
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | Doric | Greek | religious and mythological subject | ruins | temple
Associated Places:
Aíyina | Europe | Greece
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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The Archaeology of Architecture - Charles Robert Cockerell in Southern Europe and the Levant, 1810-1817 (Yale Center for British Art, 1993-03-23 - 1993-05-23)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12349
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