<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

Creator:
David Roberts, 1796–1864, British
Title:
The Temple of Baalbec
Date:
1839
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper mounted to thick, smooth cream card
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/2 × 21 1/4 inches (34.3 × 54 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: Baalbec May, 7th 1839; and in artist's hand in brush and grey watercolor, lower right: "David Roberts. RA 1893"; and in artist's hand in graphite, upper right: 26[?]

Signed and dated, David Roberts, 1839

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1955
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5997
Export:
XML | RDF
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.