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

Unfinished View of the Palatine in Rome

Date:
ca. 1750
Medium:
Gray wash with black ink over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 13/16 x 21 1/4 inches (37.7 x 54 cm) and Image: 11 1/8 x 16 1/4 inches (28.2 x 41.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "A"

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.1009
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | architectural subject | buildings | mountains | sunlight | trees | unfinished
Associated Places:
Italy | Lazio | Palatine | Roma | Rome
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:27088
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