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Creator:
Giovanni Battista Borra, 1713–1770, Italian
Title:
Plan of a Temple at Mylasa and of Another Three Hours from Thence on the Road to Mandaleus
Date:
ca. 1750
Medium:
Black ink with gray wash over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 7/8 x 21 1/4 inches (37.8 x 54 cm) and Image: 7 7/8 x 12 5/16 inches (20 x 31.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "84 | LXXII"; in brown ink, upper right: "LXXX."; in brown ink, within image: labels A, C, D; in black ink, within image: measurements, scale, and label B; in brown ink, lower center: "II | I."; in graphite, lower center: "Plan of a Temple at Mylassa and of another 3 hours from thence | on the Road to Mandaleus"; on back, center left: "20"

watermark: "IV" [J. Villedary] in monogram (Churchill 408)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.951
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | columns | floor plan | 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:27029
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