Plan and Elevation of a Capital in Front of the Church at Terracina

Plan and Elevation of a Capital in Front of the Church at Terracina

Plan and Elevation of a Capital in Front of the Church at Terracina
Unknown
About 1780
Ink and water-colour on laid paper
Width 42 cm x height 59.5 cm
Museum no. 9130.60-1880

This careful study may well have been made by an aspiring artist in Rome. It was acquired by the V&A as part of a collection of 82 similar drawings of Roman capitals in 1880, as models for art students to copy.