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Drawing of the architectural elements of the theatre at Miletus, with measurements.
Pen and ink on a sheet of paper stuck down on to a second sheet pasted into the volume.
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Height: 740 millimetres (volume)
Height: 370 millimetres
Width: 530 millimetres (volume)
Width: 256 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The album consists of 126 architectural drawings, drawn mainly by Nicholas Revett but also by William Pars and James Stuart. Many of them are engraved in 'Antiquities of Athens' and 'Ionian Antiquities'. The album is bound in brown leather and tooled in gold on spine "Architectural Drawings & Views in Greece & Asia Minor 1764-67 / Vol. II / Presented to the British Museum by the Dilettanti Society".
Richard Chandler's account of the expedition, 'Travels in Asia Minor', 1775 (reprinted in abridged form in 1971) describes the expedition's itinerary.
This drawing is a print study for an engraving in 'Antiquities of Ionia', 1797, Part II, plate XLVII.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- 1800 (June)
- Greek and Roman
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