Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Plinth and Portal
  • William Leighton Leitch
    1804–1883
    born: Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Plinth and Portal, 1843
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • watercolor, pencil on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 24 x 17 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 7/16 x 6 11/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase through The Kansas University Endowment Association
  • Not on display
  • 1973.0010
Description
Exhibitions

Top image is of the base to a pillar. There is foliage around the pillar. The bottom image is of the top of a doorway. The doorway comes to a point at the top with a detailed frieze.