London, South Kensington
4 December 2002
George Porter (1795-1856)
Designs illustrating the three architectural orders; Corinthian, Doric and Ionic
all signed 'George Porter Del (lower right), inscribed with architectural measurements and inscribed in the margin to the right with the name for each part of the structure
pencil, pen and black ink, two with watercolour
20 5/8 x 14 1/8 in. (52.4 x 35.9 cm.) (3)
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