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Views in the Levant: The Columns of Augustus at Brundisium

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Description

Signed, and dated with pen in red ink, lower centre: "March 4, 1785. Willey Reveley". Inscribed in pen with black ink, lower centre: "THE COLUMNS OF AUGUSTUS AT BRUNDUSIUM. | Anciently Lights were placed on these columns to shew the | communication between the harbours. | 10 20 30 40 feet"; inscribed in pen with red ink, lower centre: "Taken on the spot March 4, 1785. Willey Reveley f".
Medium: Watercolour, pen and black ink, gray ink, and graphite
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Location

Colonne Romane, Brindisi, Italy

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