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Creator:
Giovanni Battista Borra, 1713–1770, Italian
Title:
Members of an Ionic Temple at Teos
Date:
ca. 1750
Medium:
Black and brown ink with gray wash over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 1/4 x 14 15/16 inches (53.9 x 38 cm) and Image: 12 1/2 x 8 1/16 inches (31.8 x 20.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "XXXIX"; in brown ink, upper left: "XLV."; in black ink, within image: various measurements; in brown ink, within image, lower right: "26·5·1 | in Secondo Vitruuio"; in graphite, lower center: "Members of Ionic Temple at Teios | Members of the Ionic Temple at Teios"; in brown ink, on back, upper left: "Teo Tempio di Baui"; on back, lower center: "XIV"

watermark: "V"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.936
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | capitals | frieze (entablature component) | Ionic | Lydian | moldings | ornament | temple
Associated Places:
Asia | Ege kiyilari | Izmir Ili | Teos | Turkey
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:27016
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