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The Acropolis of Athens

A work made of etching on ivory china paper, laid down on white wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of etching on ivory china paper, laid down on white wove paper.

Date:

1845

Artist:

Théodore Caruelle d’Aligny
French, 1798-1871

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Théodore Caruelle d' Aligny

Title

The Acropolis of Athens

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1845

Medium

Etching on ivory China paper, laid down on white wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 32.5 × 47.9 cm (12 13/16 × 18 7/8 in.); Plate: 43.5 × 59.5 cm (17 3/16 × 23 7/16 in.); Primary support: 33.6 × 48.8 cm (13 1/4 × 19 1/4 in.); Secondary support: 49.6 × 64.3 cm (19 9/16 × 25 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Mary S. Adams Fund and the Joseph Brooks Fair Memorial Endowment

Reference Number

1997.423.3

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