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The Temple of Serapis, Pozzuoli

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Inscription

Bottom left: tempio di Serapid puzzuolo. Center: HRobert.

Marks

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

The Serapeum, Pozzuoli

1760

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

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