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Creator:
Sir Charles Lock Eastlake, 1793–1865, British, active in Italy (1816–30)
Title:
The Erechtheum, Athens, with Figures in the Foreground
Date:
1821
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 26 3/8 x 35 1/4 inches (67 x 89.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in brown paint, lower right: "CLE | R [?] 1821"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.7.26
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | architecture | caryatids | columns | costume | figures | Greek | Ionic | landscape | leisure | men | pipe | ruins | sculpture | temple | turban
Associated Places:
Athens | Erechtheum | Greater Athens | Greece
Access:
On view
Exhibition History:
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Noble Simplicity and Silent Greatness - Neoclassical Art from 1700 - 1900 (Yale University Art Gallery, 1991-04-26 - 1991-09-29)

Edward Lear and the Art of Travel (Yale Center for British Art, 2000-09-20 - 2001-01-14)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:265
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