View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms
- Engraving on paper
- Transferred from the British Museum 1988
This plate first appeared in part V of Finden's 'Landscape Illustrations'. Turner's elaborate conception was based on a drawing made in Athens by the architect Thomas Allason. Colour studies also displayed show how he began to develop the design. Byron had lived in Athens in 1810.
Gallery label, August 2004
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