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Creator:
Giovanni Battista Borra, 1713–1770, Italian
Title:

Details of a Composite Order from the Temple of Augustus at Mylasa

Date:
ca. 1750
Medium:
Black ink with gray wash over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 1/4 x 15 1/16 inches (54 x 38.3 cm) and Image: 12 5/16 x 7 15/16 inches (31.3 x 20.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "82"; in brown ink, upper left: "LXXIX"; in graphite, upper center: "A"; in black ink, within image: measurements

watermark: Strasburg lily (Churchill 406, 407, or 408)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.949
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | capitals | columns | Composite order | friezes | moldings | pediment | temple
Associated Places:
Asia | Ege kiyilari | Milâs | Mugla Ili | Turkey
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:27027
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