The Temple of Serapis, Pozzuoli

The Serapeum, Pozzuoli

1760
Hubert Robert (French, 1733–1808)


Dimensions

Sheet: 34.3 x 45.4 cm (13 1/2 x 17 7/8 in.) Framed: 50.8 x 61.3 cm (20 x 24 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.2601

Medium or Technique

Red chalk on cream antique laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

In red chalk, l.l.: tempio di Serapid puzzuolo; b.c.: H Robert

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: fleur de lys in circle

Provenance

Henri Michel-Lévy, Paris; Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 12-13 May 1919, lot 110; Forsyth Wickes (1876-1964, New York, Paris, Rhode Island); acquired by bequest 1965

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection