Drawing, Scale Rendering of a Composite Order Capital
This is a drawing. It was after Giocondo Albertolli. It is dated 1770–90 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray wash, graphite on cream paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne.
Its dimensions are
43.5 × 28.2 cm (17 1/8 × 11 1/8 in.)
It has the following markings
Watermark: Churchill 408
It is inscribed
Inscribed in pen and black ink, center left: Scala di; center right: Modulin Sre(?)
Cite this object as
Drawing, Scale Rendering of a Composite Order Capital; After Giocondo Albertolli (Italian, b. Switzerland, 1742–1839); Italy; pen and black ink, brush and gray wash, graphite on cream paper; 43.5 × 28.2 cm (17 1/8 × 11 1/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne; 1948-118-5