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Creator:
John Warwick Smith, 1749–1831, British
Title:

An Interior View of the Colosseum, Rome

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/2 x 21 1/2 inches (36.8 x 54.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in brown ink, center: "Inside of the Colleseo | Rome J. Smith"; in graphite, center: "186"

Signed on verso in brown ink, center: "J. Smith"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2714
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | clouds | costume | crucifix | genre subject | Grand Tour | interior | people | ruins
Associated Places:
Colosseum | Italy | Rome
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8257
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