Artist Thomas Cole, American, 1801-1848
  • The Ilissus, from the Parthenon West Pediment
Date 1829 or 1830
Medium black chalk heightened with white chalk on grayish blue wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 14 3/4 × 18 inches (37.5 × 45.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 39.474
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
1939-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Thomas Cole's Journey: Atlantic Crossings. Exh. cat., Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 2018, pp. 159-160, cat. 23 (ill.).