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

Nuns Praying at Altar of a Church

Part Of:

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

Date:
1802-1804
Medium:
Gray wash and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/2 × 10 9/16 inches (34.3 × 26.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "IV/47"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.673
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
altar | apse | archways | Catholicism | church | crucifix | Doric | kneeling | monument | nuns | paintings | praying | religious and mythological subject | statue
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26855
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