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Creator:
Sir Robert Smirke the younger, 1781–1867, British
Title:
Sketch of a Ruined Temple, With a Figure Standing by the Remains of a Standing Pillar
Date:
1802-1804
Medium:
Graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 15/16 × 11 5/16 inches (22.7 × 28.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "The 'fragment] [...] broken with [...] with [stains] of [brown] [imagry]"; inscribed in graphite, upper right: "III/51"

Watermark: "J Whatman | 1801"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.578
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:26752
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