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Creator Name: Robert, Hubert
Creator Nationality: European; French
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: French; 1733-1808 Europe,France
Creator Active Place: Europe,France
Creator Name-CRT: Hubert Robert
Title: The Obelisk
Title Type: preferred
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1787
Creation End Date: 1787
Creation Date: 1787
Creation Place: Europe,France
Object Type: Paintings
Materials and Techniques: oil on canvas
Dimensions: 255.6 x 223.5 cm; 100 7/8 x 88"
Inscriptions: H. ROBERT / 1787 (lower left, beneath column), and H ROBERT / [...] / [...] / Le[...} / MEREVILLE / DE LABORDE / [...] (lower right of center, on a stone held by a man)
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1900.383
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Clarence Buckingham
Context: One of four Decorative Paintings from the Chateau of Mereville
AMICA ID: AIC_.1900.383
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 1998

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