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Roman Architectural Landscape
Roman Architectural Landscape
Date:
ca. 1780–1790
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Graphite Under Pen And Brown Ink (bistre?) With Grey Washes And Touches Of Graphite Overall, On Cream Laid Handmade Paper, Affixed To Cardboard, With Illegible Watermark.
Dimensions:
Sheet: 420 x 270 mm (16 9/16 x 10 5/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Achenbach (1952), gift to AFGA

Accession Number:
1963.24.339
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Roman architectural landscape, castle, fortress, intimidating palace, view of castle’s exterior walls, woman with bundle on head walks through main arched entrance, statue of saint above entrance, simple facade, two Romans admire bell tower in the distance.