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Creator:
James Bruce, 1730–1794, British
Title:
Order of the two courts of the Temple at Baalbec
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite, pen and black and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/4 × 10 inches (38.7 × 25.4 cm) and Mount: 23 1/8 × 13 1/4 inches (58.7 × 33.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, throughout, dimensions given; in pen and black ink, lower right, scale labeled; inscribed on mount in pen and brown ink, upper center: "Order of the two Courts | The Shape of these Columns were of one Piece | of Granite; the Bases & Capitals were of the | same materials with the rest of the Building"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8810
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15869
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