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Creator:
unknown artist
after unknown artist
Title:

The Remains of the Great Temple in Palmira seen from the West. ...

Additional Title(s):

Les Ruins du Grand Temple dans Palmira du cote de l'Occident. ...

Medium:
Hand-colored engraving on laid paper
Dimensions:
Plate: 11 1/8 × 15 1/8 inches (28.3 × 38.4 cm) and Sheet: 12 1/2 × 18 inches (31.8 × 45.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

...1. The Temple of the Sun. 2. The great Column. 3. The Arch. 4. One side of the long Portico. 5. Columns which still support a considerable part of their Entablature. 6. A Building erected by the Turks. -- Printed for Carington Bowles No.69 in St. Pauls Church Yard. Robert Wilkinson in Cornhil, & R. Sayer opposite Fetter Lane in Fleet Street

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1995.13.47
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | columns | grass | ruins | temple
Associated Places:
Middle East | Palmyra | Syria | Tadmor
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4629
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