kt-60h

English School, c. 1817

Paestum

29 _paestum_29 _paestum_-800

£3,500

Watercolour and pencil on paper watermarked TURKEY MILLS/J WHATMAN/1817

48 x 60 cm

All three Doric temples at Paestum can be seen in this drawing: a few foreshortened columns of the Basilica in the right foreground; then the Temple of Neptune, the main subject of the drawing; and in the distance, in pencil, the Temple of Ceres.