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Creator:
Sir Robert Smirke the younger, 1781–1867, British
Title:
Cave of Trophonius
Date:
1802-1804
Medium:
Gray wash and graphite on thin, moderately textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/16 × 15 1/16 inches (23.7 × 38.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "Cave of Trophanius"; inscribed in graphite, upper right: "III/37"

Watermark: "G. Pike | 1801"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.564
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arch bridge | architectural subject | buildings | cave | horses (animals) | landscape | mountain | people | religious and mythological subject | rocks | ruins | stairs
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26738
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