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Creator:
Charles Hamilton Smith, 1776–1859, Belgian
Title:
Ruins of the Temple of Pluto at Autun from the River Arroux
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 1/8 × 12 7/8 inches (41 × 32.7 cm) and Binding: 16 1/8 inches (41 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center: [...|...]; inscribed in pen and black ink, lower center: "Ruins of the Tempel of Pluto at Autun | from the river Aroux."; inscribed in graphite, lower center: <...>

Watermark

Signed in pen and black ink, lower right: "CHS"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1812(2)
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | landscape | river | temple
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:70769
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