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

The Antiquities of Africa

Date:
1765
Medium:
Graphite, red pencil, and pen and black ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 3/8 × 15 1/2 inches (54.3 × 39.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, throughout (uppercase): "The | Antiquities | of | Africa | 1765"; in red pencil, lower left: "118"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8689
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:15600
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