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Creator:
James Bruce, 1730–1794, British
Title:

Paestum: No. 4 View of the Interior part of the 2nd temple from the east front

Date:
undated
Medium:
Gray wash over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/2 x 11 7/8 inches (34.3 x 30.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center: "No. 4"; in brown wash and graphite, lower center: "[W]ale 4th View of the Interior part of the 2d temple from the East front."; in pen and brown ink, verso, lower center: "View of the Interior part of the 2d. Temple from the East front"

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Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8496
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animals | architectural subject | cattle | Classical | columns (architectural elements) | Doric order | figures (representations) | goats | interior | ruins | temples
Associated Places:
Paestum
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15226
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Sigrid De Jong, Rediscovering architecture : Paestum in eighteenth-century architectural experience and theory, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, 2014, p. 148, fig. 99c, DG70.P3 J65 2014 (YCBA)


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