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Watercolour - The Temple of Saturn and the Temple of Concord, Rome
  • The Temple of Saturn and the Temple of Concord, Rome
    Cromek, Thomas Hartley, born 1809 - died 1873
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The Temple of Saturn and the Temple of Concord, Rome

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Place of origin:

    Rome (painted)

  • Date:

    02/08/1842 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cromek, Thomas Hartley, born 1809 - died 1873 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil and watercolour

  • Museum number:

    P.4-1972

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 125

Physical description

Pencil and watercolour painting depicting the ruined Temple of Saturn and the Temple of Concord in Rome, with particular attention to detail portraying the Ionic columns in the foreground. Signed, dated and lettered with titles.

Place of Origin

Rome (painted)

Date

02/08/1842 (painted)

Artist/maker

Cromek, Thomas Hartley, born 1809 - died 1873 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil and watercolour

Marks and inscriptions

August 2 1842
Dated lower left

Temple of Concord
Inscribed verso on old mount

Rome 1842
Signed and dated

Dimensions

Height: 54.4 cm, Width: 40.2 cm

Descriptive line

Pencil and watercolour by Thomas Hartley Cromek (1809-73) entitled 'The Temple of Saturn and the Temple of Concord, Rome'. Italy, 1842.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

p.54, pl.43
Coombs, Katherine British watercolours : 1750-1950 . London: V&A Publications, 2012

Materials

Pencil; Watercolour

Techniques

Painting

Subjects depicted

Temples; Roman; Roman

Categories

Architecture; Grand Tour; Paintings; Topographical watercolours

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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