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Creator:
Stephen Riou, 1720–1780
Title:

Title page of Piante e Alzate di Diverse Fabbriche

Part Of:

Collective Title: Piante e Alzate di Diverse Fabbriche

Date:
1752
Medium:
graphite, pen and brown ink
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 5/16 x 8 7/8 inches (33.8 x 22.5 cm) and Spine: 13 1/2 inches (34.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, title page, within a cartouche, center: "Piante Alzate | di | Diverse Fabbriche | Private Publiche | Sagre Profane."; various inscriptions throughout sketchbook.

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink, title page, lower center: "Hoc Opusculum perfecit Roma | Stephanus Riou Londinensis | anno H.S.1752."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.780
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chapels | colonnades | columns (architectural elements) | Corinthian order | country house | domes | exterior | facades | palazzi | pilasters | plans (drawings) | rustication | statues | villas
Associated Places:
Italy
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6319
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