William Gell Notebook

Department Archive
Collection William Gell Personal Papers
Reference No. GELL 4534.c
Level Item
Dimensions 18 x 11.7 cm
Dates 1805-1810
Creator Gell, Sir William
Scope and Content This is a sketchbook with drawings of various places and people (including caricatures and some self-portraits). Sketches of places in Greece include the Acropolis of Athens, 'Temple of Jupiter Penhellenicus' (Temple of Aphaia) on Aegina, a plan of Mycenae, several landscape views of 'Scio' the capital of Arcadia and a view of Delos from the island Rhenea.
Notes This corresponds to Woodward & Austin (1925) notebook (4).
Reference Woodward, Arthur M. & Austin, Reginald P. 1925. Some Note-books of Sir William Gell-I. BSA 27: 67-80. Direct link