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Creator:
Edward Francis Burney, 1760–1848, British
Title:

Design for Roman Government Chamber (?)

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 7/8 × 13 1/2 inches (25.1 × 34.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, beginning in upper left: "a.Dux | b. Consiliarii | c. No Viralis | Consilli | Praefecti | d. aSecietis. | e. Magnus Concollarius. | f. Decem - | Virum Praefectus. | g. Trium | Vir Aducator. | h. Decem - | Virium | Procfeiti | Apparitor | i. Nobiles | qui | procedant | ad sortom. | l. Urnae . | m. Iabellae | globulos | ricipiens."

Watermark: WHATMAN

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Abel Cary Thomas, Yale BA 1905, transfer from the Yale University Library and the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.973
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | columns (architectural elements) | urns
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19663
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