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Creator:
Print made by James Baylis Allen, 1803–1876, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Temple of Jupiter Panhellenius, Aegina

Date:
between 1859 and 1861
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 × 12 3/4 inches (22.9 × 32.4 cm) and Image: 6 7/8 × 10 3/8 inches (17.5 × 26.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R 709"; lower right: "R.A 1816"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "The Temple of Jupiter Panhellenius in the Island of Aegina, with the Greek National Dance of the Romaika The acropolis of Athens in the distance | Painted from a sketch taken by H. Gally Knight Esq. 1810 (with 8 lines of poetry)"

Lettered below image, lower left: "J.M.W. TURNER R.A. PINXT."; lower center: "TEMPLE OF JUPITER PANHELLENIUS. | IN THE COLLECTION OF WYNNE ELLIS, ESQ."; lower right: "J.B. ALLEN, SCULPT."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13848
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | religious and mythological subject
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:39243
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