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Joseph Michael Gandy
1771–1843

Study of an architrave to a door at Albano supposed to belong to Pompey’s Palace

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Medium
Pencil, pen and grey ink and grey and brown wash,
watermark PIETRO/ MILANO/ FABRIANO
Size
14 ⅝ × 10 inches · 372 × 254 mm
Notes
Inscribed lower centre: 'Architrave to a Door found at Albano supposed to/ belong to Pompey's Palace/ ¼ size' 
Collections
  • Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 1st October 1994, lot 204;
  • Private collection to 2016.
Literature
  • J. Summerson, Heavenly Mansions, New York, 1996, pp. 133-134.

Private collection, UK