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Creator:
Giovanni Battista Borra, 1713–1770, Italian
Title:
Details of the Doric Order from the Athenian Temple of Apollo at Delos
Date:
1751
Medium:
Black ink with gray wash over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 3/16 x 14 13/16 inches (53.8 x 37.6 cm) and Image: 12 3/8 x 7 15/16 inches (31.4 x 20.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "138 | 78"; lower center: "Temple of Apollo at Delos"; in brown ink, lower center: "Portique da Delos"

watermark: Strasburg lily (Churchill 412)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.961
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
ancient Greek | architectural subject | caryatids | columns | Doric order | entablatures | moldings | temple
Associated Places:
Delos | Dhílos | Greece | Kikládhes | Nísoi Aiyaíou
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:27039
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