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Creator:
Sir Robert Smirke the younger, 1781–1867, British
Title:
North Porch of the Erectheion, Athens
Date:
ca. 1804
Medium:
Gray wash, graphite, pen and brown ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 17 inches (30.2 × 43.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "III/11"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Part 2. The Temple of the [...], Athens"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.538
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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" Pearls to Pyramids " - Britain and the " Orient " 1600-1820 (Yale Center for British Art, 2008-02-07 - 2008-04-28)

Publications:
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Pearls to pyramids : British visual culture and the Levant, 1600-1830, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2008, p. 16, V1880

Pearls to pyramids : British visual culture and the Levant, 1600-1830 [wall labels], Yale Center for British Art, 2008, p. 37, V 2576 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26710
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