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A Byzantine Well-head

A work made of graphite on ivory wove paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of graphite on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1852

Artist:

Frederic Leighton, 1st Baron Leighton of Stretton
English, 1830-1896

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Frederic Leighton, 1st Baron Leighton of Stretton

Title

A Byzantine Well-head

Place

England (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1852

Medium

Graphite on ivory wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed and dated, center, left, in graphite: “18FL52”; inscribed, center right, in graphite: “VENEZIA”

Dimensions

26 × 20.5 cm (10 1/4 × 8 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

The Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Endowment Fund

Reference Number

2021.319

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