Recto: The Ruins of Selinunte
Verso: reversed drawing of the same image


  • Title

    Recto: The Ruins of Selinunte
    Verso: reversed drawing of the same image

  • Artist/maker

    George Augustus Wallis (1770 - 1847)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1792
  • Material and technique

    recto: Pen and brown ink and watercolour and bodycolour over unfinished etched outline
    Verso: Pen and brown ink

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 53.8 x 75.5 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Presented by Revd Dr S.H. Scott, 1937.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Harrison Colin, Palmer Caroline, Wodehouse Katherine, Dickinson Harry, Great British Drawings (Oxford, 2015), p. 106 no. 26

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