© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
© Trustees of the British Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA 4.0

Untitled (The Temple of Isis at Pompei)

1758-1804

Drawn by Louis Jean Desprez

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Title

Untitled (The Temple of Isis at Pompei)

Date

1758-1804

Artist

Description

The Temple of Isis at Pompei; figures amid classical ruins, a building, possibly a tomb, on the left, steps leading to a colonnade beyond, figures among columns. Watercolour over etched outline.
Additional Makers: Print made by - Francesco Piranesi
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Location

Temple of Isis, Via del Tempio d’Iside, Pompei, Naples, Italy

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Medium

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