Erechtheion, Acropolis, Athens: view from the the west showing James 'Athenian' Stuart sketching in the foreground
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|Artist/Photographer||Stuart, James (1713-1788)|
|Library Reference||SD145/6 [Y30/6]|
|Colour / B&W
It is likely this drawing dates from between 1751 and 1754, during Stuart's extensive travels in Greece.This image also appeared as an engraving in Stuart & Revett's 'The Antiquities of Athens' (London, 1787), vol. II, ch. ii, pl. II.
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