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Updated: 14 April 2015
View from Pentelicus
- View from Pentelicus
View from Pentelicus, looking towards Athens; sheet 30 from sketch-book 8; trees and hill in foreground; plain water in distance to right; mountains in background. 1811. Pen and ink
- Height: 228 millimetres (sketch-book covers)
- Width: 395 millimetres (sketch-book covers)
Inscription Positionlower edge
Inscription ContentVIEW FROM PENTELICUS plain of Mesogis Penteli Monastery HYMETTUS Mt Arachne corinth C.calias salames Mystic gap Mt Geranion kephissa Mt Parnes Quarry of Pentelicus
For a description of sketchbook no. 8, see 1853,0307.492.
- Topographic representation of: Pentelicon, Mount
- (Europe,Greece,Attica,Mount Pentelicon)
The drawings in the sketch-book were part of a large collection of topographical drawings left by W. Gell to his friend the Hon. Keppel Craven.
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Object reference number: GAA82229
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