Two Corinthian Pillars Found near the Ionic Temple at Aphrodisias (now Geyve)
- ca. 1750
- Black ink with gray wash over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
- Sheet: 14 15/16 x 21 5/16 inches (37.9 x 54.1 cm) and Image: 7 7/8 x 12 3/8 inches (20 x 31.4 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "76 | LXIX"; in brown ink, upper left: "LXXV."; upper center: "I. | II."; within image: labels A-C and measurements; in graphite, lower center: "The Corinthian Pillars near the Ionic Church at Aphrodisias"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- capitals | columns | Corinthian | entablatures | friezes | Ionic | moldings | Roman | ruins | temple
- Associated Places:
- Aphrodisias | Asia | Marmara | Sakarya | Turkey
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Giovanni Battista Borra, 1713–1770, Italian, Two Corinthian Pillars Found near the Ionic Temple at Aphrodisias (now Geyve), ca. 1750
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