Ruins of Athens

Isaac Taylor, Jr., English, 1750 - 1829

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1778

Wood engraving on laid paper

Sheet: 9 1/2 × 15 in. (24.1 × 38.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.944.113

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in plate, upper center: Engraved for Middleton's Complete System of Geography.; lower left: 1 The Theatre; center: RUINS OF ATHENS; right: Taylor Sculp. / 2 Temple of Theseus

Provenance

Cora McDevitt Wilson (1880-1975), The Book & Print Shop, Hanover, New Hampshire; sold to present collection, 1944.

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