Recto: A Doric entablature supported by four columns
Verso: A faint sketch


  • Title

    Recto: A Doric entablature supported by four columns Verso: A faint sketch

  • Artist/maker

    attributed to Giovanni Battista Montano (c. 1534 - 1621)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1580 - 1620
  • Material and technique

    recto: pen and dark brown ink with brown wash over possibly graphite on laid paper, highly discoloured by foxing, the image surrounded by a double gilt border
    verso: black chalk

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 34 x 24.8 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1942.

  • Museum location

    Western Art Print Room

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, II, Italian Schools (Oxford, 1956), App.A

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