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Creator:
Sir Richard Colt Hoare, 1758–1838, British
Title:

An Ancient Sepulchre near Albano, vulgarly ascribed to the Horatii

Part Of:

Collective Title: [One from a volume of 66] "Views Drawn from Nature in the Neighborhood of Rome and Abruzzo etc. By Sir Richard Colt Hoare Bart. In the Years 1786 to 1790"

Date:
1786 to 1819
Medium:
Graphite, pen and brown ink, and brown wash on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/16 x 16 7/8 inches (28.4 x 42.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink below image, lower left: "RCH. 1786 : 1819."; lower center: "An ancient Sepulchre near Albano, vulgarly ascribed to the Horatii."; lower right: "No 6."

Signed and dated in brown ink below image, lower left: "RCH. 1786 : 1819."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.2755
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
ancient | cityscape | genre subject | Grand Tour | landscape | sepulcher
Associated Places:
Albano Laziale
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:28374
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