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

Architectural Detail with Measurements both sides of Sheet; From Temple at Thignica, Modern Ain Tunga

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite, pen and black and brown ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 1/8 × 15 3/8 inches (53.7 × 39.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower left: "Temple at Thignica - Modern | Ain Tunga"; in graphite, throughout, drawing labeled; in pen and black ink, throughout, dimensions given; in pen and black ink, upper left, calculations; in pen and brown ink, upper center: "MAXIM | BLICAM UNC"; inscribed on verso in graphite, center, drawing labeled; in pen adn black ink, throughout, calculations given; in graphite, throughout, dimensions given; in pen and red ink, lower left: "78"; in graphite, lower left: "Tonga Qu: Thignica in the | Kings [...]ole"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8838
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
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:15372
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