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Reste d'un anciens Temple aux Environs de Puzzole (Stop at an Old Temple Near Puzzole)
  • Jean-François Janinet, artist
    1752–1814
    born: Paris, France ; died: Paris, France
    Charles-Louis Clérisseau
    1721–1820
    born: Paris, France ; died: Auteuil, France
  • Reste d'un anciens Temple aux Environs de Puzzole (Stop at an Old Temple Near Puzzole), 1776
  • Where object was made: France
  • color etching, lavis-manner engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 457 x 364 mm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 404 x 305 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 x 14 5/16 in
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 15 7/8 x 12 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Lucy Shaw Schultz Fund and Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0005
Description
Exhibitions

Image of architectural ruins with lines of black horizontal text below. There is a building with two Corinthian columns on the left. The columns are in front of fluted pilasters. The building has an elaborate cornice on top. It is attached to an arch with coffers. On the right side is another building with a Corinthian column and pilaster. There is a broken column at bottom center and a piece of cornice in the bottom left corner. There are faint ruins in the background, center. The sky is blue and gray.