Drawing, St. Peter's Basilica and Vatican City (Seen from the North), Rome, Italy, January 1869
This is a Drawing. It was created by Frederic Edwin Church. It is dated January 1869 and we acquired it in 1917. Its medium is graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
It is credited
Gift of Louis P. Church.
Its dimensions are
Sheet: 8.6 x 11.8 cm (3 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.)
It is inscribed
Recto: Inscribed in graphite at upper right: 7 rich dark laky 2 Dazzling gold / 8 brown 3 laky brandy glow / 4 duller and darker / 5 warm neut[ral] 6 deep warm grey blue; at center right: mem; and with figures throughout. Verso: Inscribed in graphite at top left: Brasei Palace; at lower margin: 4 creamy - warm Brown / 2 Reddish orange gl[ow] / subdued and smoky / 3 misty grey.
Cite this object as
Drawing, St. Peter's Basilica and Vatican City (Seen from the North), Rome, Italy, January 1869; Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900); Italy; graphite on paper; Sheet: 8.6 x 11.8 cm (3 3/8 x 4 5/8 in.); Gift of Louis P. Church; 1917-4-161