Vue de la Lanterne de Démosthène à Athènes (View of the Lantern of Demosthenes at Athens), from Les Ruines des Plus Beaux Monuments de la Grece (The Ruins of the Most Beautiful Monuments in Greece)

Jacques Philippe Le Bas, French, 1707 - 1783

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1770

Engraving on laid paper

Sheet: 14 3/4 × 20 5/8 in. (37.5 × 52.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of the Estate of Professor Harry E. Burton, Class of 1908H

PR.945.35.2

Geography/Culture

Europe, France

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, lower left: Le Roy Arch. del. in Graecia.; center: Vue de la Lanterne de Demosthene a Athenes.; lower right: Le Bas Sculp.; right edge: PL. XIII

Course History

HIST 47, The French Revolution, Darrin McMahon, Spring 2019

Provenance

Professor Harry Edwin Burton (1868-1945); given to present collection, 1945.

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