Drawing, Planometric View of Oran, Algeria
This is a drawing. It was style of Jacques Callot. It is dated 1610–35 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is pen and brown ink on cream laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne.
It is credited
Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne.
Its dimensions are
21.1 × 31.5 cm (8 5/16 × 12 3/8 in.)
It is inscribed
Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper center: .A. Citta e forteza d'Orano / .B. L'Alcasstro cittá uechia / .C. fiumara / .D. Altra forteza chiamata la Silla / .E. Altra forteza chiamata f. Crucco (.A. Town and fortress of Orano / .B. The old town [called] Alcasstro / .C. Torrent / .D. Other fort called Sillia / .E. Other fort called f(ort) Crucco)
Cite this object as
Drawing, Planometric View of Oran, Algeria; Style of Jacques Callot ; France; pen and brown ink on cream laid paper; 21.1 × 31.5 cm (8 5/16 × 12 3/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne; 1948-118-64