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The Temple of Nike
  • Joseph Judd Pennell
    1857–1926
    born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • The Temple of Nike, 1913
  • Where object was made: Greece
  • transfer lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 540 x 422 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 610 x 471 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 21 1/4 x 16 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 24 x 18 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 30 x 24 in
  • Gift in honor of the distinguished teaching career of Professor Elizabeth C. Banks by Pamela D. Kingsbury
  • Not on display
  • 2000.0128
Description
Catalogue raisonné

Landscape of ruined temples. At left, diagonal steps up to Acropolis. Center top view of small square Temple of Nike. At right, view down to local landscape of hill with trees.