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

Ancient Inscription in the Post House at Argos

Part Of:

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

Date:
1802-1804
Medium:
Pen and brown ink and graphite on thin, moderately textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 9/16 × 9 3/4 inches (19.2 × 24.8 cm) and Image: 4 1/2 × 2 3/4 inches (11.4 × 7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Ancient Inscription in the Post house | at Argos."; inscribed in graphite, upper right: "II/33"

Watermark: G. Pike | 1801

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.472
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:26645
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