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

The Convent of St. Nicholas

Part Of:

Collective Title: A Collection of Continental Drawings, From a Set of Four Sketchbooks, 1802-1804

Date:
1802-1804
Medium:
Graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 15/16 × 11 1/4 inches (22.7 × 28.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "The Convent of St. NIcholas | on the [...] Agrigentum"; inscribed in graphite, upper right: "III/59"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.586
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | archways | Christianity | convent | horse (animal) | landscape | men | path | religious and mythological subject | trees
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26761
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