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Creator:
Charles Robert Cockerell, 1788–1863, British
Title:
The Temples of Aegina, Corinth, Theseum, Nemea: Elevations and Details of Doric Columns
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on two sheets of moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper and a sheet of thin smooth, beige paper attached on the verso bar scales given
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 × 14 1/4 inches (23.2 × 36.2 cm), Sheet: 13 1/4 × 4 7/8 inches (33.7 × 12.4 cm), and Sheet: 6 7/8 × 4 1/4 inches (17.5 × 10.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, left, labels and dimensions given; in graphite, center: "Coron [?Ho] - 2.83", "Aegina - 2.35", "Theseus - 2.21", "Nemea 1.59"; in graphite, throughout, bar scale labeled; inscribed on verso in graphite, center: "Block 2 7/8 x 2 1/2"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.2.838
Classification:
Drawing & Watercolors-Architectural
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | design | temple
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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The Archaeology of Architecture - Charles Robert Cockerell in Southern Europe and the Levant, 1810-1817 (Yale Center for British Art, 1993-03-23 - 1993-05-23)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8145
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