Ancient Inscription in the Walls of the Venetian Govenor's House, Mystras
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- Materials & Techniques:
- Graphite, pen and brown ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper
- Sheet: 8 7/8 × 11 1/4 inches (22.5 × 28.6 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Ancint Inscription in the walls of the | venetian Governor's house - Misistra-"; inscribed in graphite, upper right: "II/46"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "From the Cliffs in the Taygeta mountains | at Misistra- Sparta in the distance"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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Sir Robert Smirke the younger, 1781–1867, British, Ancient Inscription in the Walls of the Venetian Govenor's House, Mystras, 1802-1804
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