Photo Credit: photo: R. Lee
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Untitled (classical ruins in Egypt)ca. 1810
233 x 181 mm (9.2 x 7.1 in.)
[possibly J.] Oberhoffer, German
After Johann Josef Schindler, German, (1777–1836)
- architecture - Art or science of designing and building structures, especially habitable structures, in accordance with principles determined by aesthetic and practical or material considerations. Refers also to the structures created. [November 1994 related term added. October 1990 alternate term added.]
- early lithography
- lithography - Planographic printing process in which a design is deposited on the stone or plate with a greasy substance and the surface is chemically treated to accept ink only in the greasy areas. [August 1996 alternate term added. March 1995 related term added. January 1993 related terms added. October 1991 scope note changed; descriptor moved.]
- ruins - Use generally for remains of buildings or groups of buildings that have been destroyed or are in a state of great disrepair or decay.
- image Dimensions: 233 x 181 mm (9.2 x 7.1 in.)
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