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PR Images for Untouched by Time: The Athenian Acropolis from Pericles to Parr

Sanford Robinson Gifford, The Parthenon, May 10, 1869
Sanford Robinson Gifford (American, 1823–1880), The Parthenon, May 10, 1869, oil on canvas, 6 5/8 x 11 5/8 inches. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Purchased with funds provided by the Christian A. Johnson Memorial Art Acquisition Fund, 2016.102.
Charles Lock Eastlake, A View of the Erechtheum on the Acropolis, Athens
Charles Lock Eastlake (British, 1793–1865), A View of the Erechtheum on the Acropolis, Athens, 1818, oil on paper laid on canvas, 18 1/4 x 21 1/2 inches. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Gift (by exchange) of Wilson Farnsworth, George Mead, and Henry Sheldon, 2015.020.
Louis Kahn, Propylaia, Acropolis, Athens, Greece
Louis Kahn (American, born Estonia, 1901–1974), Propylaia, Acropolis, Athens, Greece, 1951, pastel on paper, 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Purchase with funds provided by the Walter Cerf Art Fund, 2011.020.
Martin Parr, GREECE, Athens, Acropolis from the series Small World
Martin Parr (British, born 1951), GREECE, Athens, Acropolis from the series Small World, 1991, archival pigment print, 20 x 24 inches. Edition of 25. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Gift (by exchange) of Wilson Farnsworth, George Mead, and Henry Sheldon, 2015.227.
William James Stillman, The Erechtheum, Plate 19 from The Acropolis of Athens
William James Stillman (American, 1828–1901), The Erechtheum, Plate 19 from The Acropolis of Athens, 1869/70, carbon print, 8 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Gift (by exchange) of Wilson Farnsworth, George Mead, and Henry Sheldon, 2015.026.
Joseph Philibert Girault de Prangey, Jeronda, Didyma
Joseph-Philibert Girault de Prangey (French, 1804–1892), 76. Jéronda. Temple—Colonnes. [Didyma], c. 1843, daguerreotype, 7 3/8 x 4 3/4 x 5/16 inches. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Purchase with funds provided by the Christian A. Johnson Memorial Art Acquisition Fund, 2004.034.
Dimitrios Konstantinou, General view of the Athenian Acropolis and the South Slope from the southwest
Dimitrios Konstantinou (Greek, active 1858-1860s), General view of the Athenian Acropolis and the South Slope from the southwest, c. 1860-65, albumen print, 11 x 14 1/16 inches. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Purchased with funds provided by the Fine Arts Acquisition Fund, 2013.019.59.
early tourists at the Acropolis
Anonymous (possibly American, active c. 1900), Snapshot of a tourist family in front of the Erechtheion’s Caryatid Porch, c. 1894–1902. Collection of Middlebury College Museum of Art. Gift of an anonymous donor, 2004.038.
Socratis Mavrommatis, Parthenon, beginning of the restoration works, dismantling of the northeast sima
Socratis Mavrommatis (Greek, born 1949), Parthenon. Beginning of the restoration works. Dismantling of the northeast sima, 1986, archival pigment print on paper. Image, courtesy of the Acropolis Restoration Service.
Socratis Mavrommatis, Parthenon, Temple of Athena Nike, post-intervention
Socratis Mavrommatis (Greek, born 1949), Temple of Athena Nike, post-intervention, n.d., archival pigment print on paper. Image, courtesy of the Acropolis Restoration Service.