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

Plan of the Temple of Juno at Samos and Details of a Column

Date:
ca. 1750
Medium:
Watercolor with black and brown ink over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 1/4 x 15 1/16 inches (54 x 38.2 cm) and Image: 12 7/16 x 8 inches (31.6 x 20.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "51 | XXXXV."; in brown ink, upper left: "LI."; within image: labels A-C and measurements; in black ink, within image: scale; in graphite, lower center: "Plan of the Temple of Juno at Samos"

watermark: "V"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.995
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | columns | floor plan | scale (rule) | temple
Associated Places:
Greece | Nísoi Aiyaíou | Sámos | Sámos | Sámos, Nísos
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:27073
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