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Cross-Section of the Temple of Jupiter, Pompeii

Artist:
Anonymous, French, 19th century
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Charles Percier (French, Paris 1764–1838 Paris)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Pierre François Léonard Fontaine (French, Pontoise 1762–1853 Paris)
Date:
after 1825
Medium:
Pen and black ink, watercolor
Dimensions:
9 3/8 x 15 7/8 in. (23.8 x 40.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.736.34
Not on view
Inscription: Pen and black ink, bottom center: "POMPEI / TEMPLE DE JUPITER / coupe sur la longueur"
Christopher Powney The Wrightsmans purchased this set of three works from Powney in 1968.; Donor: Charles and Jayne Wrightsman
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