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

Sketch of the Line of the Shaft and Inner Angle of the Abacus

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, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/2 × 15 7/16 inches (29.2 × 39.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Perpendicular lin of the | Shaft."; inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper right: "To the inner angle of the | Abacus-- 1: 7 1/10---"; Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "III/25"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.552
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:26724
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