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Creator:
Sir Robert Smirke the younger, 1781–1867, British
Title:

Tomb of Theron

Additional Title(s):

A Collection of Continental Drawings, From a Set of Four Sketchbooks, 1802-1804

Date:
1802-1804
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 15/16 × 11 3/8 inches (22.7 × 28.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "II/9"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Acragas of the Gredes | Agrigentum of the Romans | (Tomb of Theron | Agrigento, Sicily-)"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: Modern Gigenti"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.448
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
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:26619
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