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Charles-Edouard Isabelle drawings of ancient sites in Italy, 1826-1827

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Finding aid for the Charles-Edouard Isabelle drawings of ancient sites in Italy, 1826-1827
Series I. Pompeii, 1826 3.34 linear feet 2 boxes
Seventy-four architectural drawings, most are measured floor plans, elevations, and cross sections, as well as architectural and ornamental details, such as capitals, columns, etablatures. Most drawings are captioned in French by Isabelle.
Numerous drawings depict private houses; where appropriate the cataloger included site numbers from Corpus Topographicum Pompeianum.
Other drawings document the basilica, a soldiers' quarters, the Triangular Forum, a music academy, the Pantheon, the Forum, and theater buildings. A large group comprises drawings of temples, including the temples of Isis, Neptune, Esculape, Mercury, Jupiter, Venus, and Fortuna. Also present are drawings of the tomb of the Mammia family and the tomb of Calventius.
Box Folder
1 1 "Pompei Maison Championnet detail de l'impluvium juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil on tracing paper and red ink. 16 x 17 cm.
CTP VIII, 2, 1 or VIII, 2, 3. Section with scale and measurements. [36 J #28]
1 1 "Pompeia Cour de la maison Championnet 1826" 1826 Pencil on tracing paper, some watercolor. 18 x 26 cm.
CTP VIII, 2, 1 or VIII, 2, 3. Cross section and floor plan. [36 J #33]
1 1 "Pompei. Maison Championnet juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil, black pen, black ink, and watercolor on paper. 25.5 x 38 cm.
CTP VIII, 2, 1 or VIII, 2, 3. Floor plan with measurements, and details of decorations. [36 J #40]
1 1 "Pompei. Maison Championnet. Coupe sur la longueur. Implvvivm. Mosaïque dans l'Impluvium juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil, black pen, and watercolor on paper, 36.2 x 21.3 cm.
CTP VIII, 2, 1 or VIII, 2, 3. Longitudinal section, floor plan of impluvium, and fragment of mosaic decoration of impluvium. [36 J #76]
1 2 "Pompeia. Venereum dans la maison d'Actéon. Tous les fonds sont noirs les ornements sont prunes 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 25.5 x 19 cm.
CTP VI, 2, 4. Fragment of interior and a fountain. [36 J #18]
1 2 "Pompei. Venereum de la maison d'Acteon. Pres la maison de l'acteur tragique 1826" 1826 Black pen and black ink on paper. 23.2 x 17.7 cm.
CTP VI, 2, 4. Two floor plans. [36 J #37]
1 2 "Pompeï maison fermé juillet 1826" 1826 Black pen and black ink on paper. 17.6 x 22.8 cm.
Floor plan. [36 J #48]
1 2 "Pompeia. Maison fermé 1826" 1826 Black pen and black ink on paper. 17.5 x 24.5 cm.
Floor plan. [36 J #38]
1 3 "Pompei. Maison Pansa. Puits. Couronnement, base juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil and some red ink on paper. 18.3 x 23.3 cm.
CTP VI, 6, 1. Two drawings of shafts, one with measurements. [36 J #22]
1 3 "Pompei. Maison Pansa juillet 1826" 1826 Black pen and black ink on tracing paper. 21 x 33 cm.
CTP VI, 6, 1. Floor plan with measurements in red ink. [36 J #51]
1 3 "Pompei. Maison dv Boulanger. Detail des Meules juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor. 34 x 21 cm.
CTP VI, 3, 3. View of a cross section of the house, and three drawings of the millstone with measurements in red ink. [36 J #14]
1 3 "Pompei. Maison du Boulanger juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil, black ink and some water color on tracing paper. 16 x 23 cm.
CTP VI, 3, 3. Floor plan with measurements in red ink. [36 J #34]
1 3 "Maison dv Bovlanger" undated Pencil on paper. 18.2 x 22.3 cm.
CTP VI, 3, 3. The millstone. [36 J #46]
1 4 "Pompeia 1826" 1826 Black pen and black ink on paper. 18.8 x 24 cm.
Floor plan with measurements in black ink. [36 J #26]
1 4 [Colonnade and fragment of a house], undated Pencil on tracing paper. 12.8 x 19 cm.
Perspective drawing of a colonnade and a fragment of a house with balcony. [36 J #43]
1 4 "Pompei. Maison dite l'Academie de musique 1826" 1826 Black pen and black ink on paper. 16 x 22.8 cm.
CTP VI, 3, 7. Floor plan with measurements in black ink. [36 J #36]
1 5 "Pompeia. Basilique. Coupe transversale 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 37 x 14.5 cm.
CTP VIII, 1, [1]. Cross section. [36 N]
1 5 "Pompeia. Chapiteau de la basilique 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper.19 x 22.5 cm.
CTP VIII, 1, [1]. Three Corinthian capitals. [36 N #64]
1 5 "Detail de la construction de la colonne de la Basilique a Pompei sur une echelle de 0,100 pour 1000" undated Pencil and watercolor on paper. 13 x 18.5 cm.
CTP VIII, 1, [1]. Cross section, with measurements and labels in black ink. [36 N #62]
1 5 "Pompei. Détail des refends de la basilique juillet 1826" 1826 Black ink and watercolor on paper. 25 x 19 cm.
CTP VIII, 1, [1]. With measurements and labels added in black ink. [36 N #72]
1 5 "Basilique à Pompei 16 juillet 1826" 1826 Black pen and black ink on tracing paper. 18.5 x 41.5 cm.
CTP VIII, 1, [1]. Floor plan; with scale and measurements added in red ink. [36 N #67]
1 5 "Pompei Basilique detail des refends juillet 1826" 1826 Red ink and watercolor on paper. 19.8 x 24 cm.
CTP VIII, 1, [1]. Drawing of a column and interior wall. With scale and measurements added in red ink. [36 N #73]
1 6 "Pompeia du camp des soldats juillet 1826" 1826 Black and red ink on paper. 19.8 x 25 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 17. Floor plan with measurements added in black ink. [36 N #30]
1 6 "Camp des soldats 18 juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 19 x 23 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 17. Perspective drawing of a colonnade and a house, with two benches. [36 N]
1 6 "Pompeia. Camp des soldats, chapiteau grandeur d'exécution juillet 1826" 1826 Black and red ink on paper. 20 x 26 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 17. Two cross sections of a column. With measurements added in black ink. [36 N #50]
1 7 "Pompei. Coupe du Petit Theatre 1826" 1826 Pencil and water color on paper. 36 x 19 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 19. Cross section. With scale and measurements added in red ink. [36 N #25]
1 7 "Dv Petit Theatre Pompei 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 36 x 25 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 19. Fragment of stairs. [36 N #23]
1 7 "Pompei. Gradius du Petit Theatre 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 17 x 12 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 19. Drawing with measurements and scale added in black ink. [36 N #29]
1 7 "Pompei Plan du Theatre Comique juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 23.5 x 33 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 19. Floor plan with measurements and explanatory inscriptions added in black ink. [36 N #24]
1 8 "Pompeia. Portique des ecoles 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor. 37.5 x 23 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 29. Three drawings: a perspective view of the site, a drawing of a portico and a section of a column with measurements added in black ink. [36 N #8]
1 8 "Pompeii. Plan des écoles. Chapiteau de l'ordre des ecoles grandeur d'execution juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil and black ink on paper. 24 x 19 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 29. Section of a capital, and floor plan with scale and measurements added in black ink. [36 N #61]
1 8 "Pantheon a Pompeia 13 juillet 1826" 1826 Black and red ink on tracing paper. 22.2 x 34.2 cm.
CTP VII, 9, 7. Floor plan. With scale and measurements added in red ink. [36 N #66]
1 8 "Pompei juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 16 x 21 cm.
Fragment of a street or a wall with pilasters with Corinthian capitals. [36 N #31]
1 8 "Pompei 1826" 1826 Black ink on paper. 23 x 17 cm.
Floor plan. With measurements added in black ink. [36 N #27]
Box Folder
2 1 "Pompeia. Temple d'Isis 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper and black ink. 23.5 x 40 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 28. Two floor plans with measurements added in black ink. [36 K]
2 1 "Pompeia. Du Temple d'Isis 1826" 1826 Pencil on tracing paper. 19 x 15 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 28. Fragment of wall decorated with paintings. [36 K #75]
2 1 "Pompeia. Temple d'Isis 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 35.5 x 21.5 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 28. Two cross sections. [36 K #71]
2 1 "Pompeia. Temple de Neptune 1826" 1826 Black ink on paper. 16.5 x 24 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 25. Floor plan. With measurements added in black ink. [36 K s#39]
2 2 "Pompeia. Autels devant le temple de Neptune 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 23 x 16.5 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 25. Two altars. With measurements added in pencil. [36 K]
2 2 "Pompeia. Temple d'Esculape 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 20 x 26 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 25. Two elevations and floor plan. [36 K #65]
2 2 "Pompei 1826. Temple de Mercure 1826" 1826 Black ink and watercolor on paper. 33 x 23 cm.
CTP VII, 9, 2 or VIII, 7, [31]. Elevation and floor plan. With measurements added in black ink. [36 K #21]
2 2 "Pompeia. Plan du Temple de Jupiter 1826 juillet 17" 1826 Black ink on tracing paper. 23 x 37.5 cm.
CTP VII, 8, [1]. Floor plan. With scale and measurements added in red ink. [36 K #74]
2 2 "Pompeia. Temple de Venus 1826" 1826 Pencil, black ink, and water color on paper. 24.5 x 41 cm.
CTP VII, 7, [36] or VIII, 1, [3]. Floor plan, fragment of wall and mosaic. With captions and measurements added in black ink. [36 K #16]
2 2 "Pompeia. Temple de la Fortune 1826" 1826 Black pen, black ink, and water color on paper. 16 x 24 cm.
CTP VI, 1, 13, or VII, 4, 1, or VIII, 7, 28. Floor plan and elevation. With measurements added in black ink. [36 K #11]
2 3 [Two sculptures], undated Pencil on paper. 25.5 x 20 cm.
A female statue [herm?] and a lion's head. [36 O #6]
2 3 "Pompei 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 23 x 14.5 cm.
Floral ornaments between pilasters with Corinthian capitals. [36 O]
2 3 "Terre Cuite à Pompei rue du Panthéon 1826 juillet 20" 1826 Pencil on paper. 15.5 x 11.5 cm.
Phallic terra-cotta ornament. [36 O #10]
2 3 "Mosaique a Pompei" undated Pencil on paper. 24 x 18.5 cm.
Mosaic with statue of a young male, a hen, and fruit and vegetables. Captions, added in pencil, indicate the colors. [36 O #13]
2 3 "Pompeia 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 24.3 x 17.4 cm.
Three wall fragments with pilasters and stairs. [36 O #61]
2 4 "Pompeia 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 24.2 x 17.7 cm.
Two wall elevations. With measurements added in black ink. [36 O #5]
2 4 "Pompei 1826 juillet 15" 1826 Pencil on paper. 20 x 16.5 cm.
White marble table. [36 O #60]
2 4 "Pompei juillet 1826" 1826 Black and yellow watercolor on paper. 15.8 x 20.7 cm.
Section of ornament. [36 O #41]
2 4 "Pompeia 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 23.3 x 20.3 cm.
Floor plan and two side views of a statue base, inscribed. With measurements added in black ink. [36 O #12]
2 5 "Pompei du Forum Triangulaire juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 18 x 20 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 30. Fragment of a clawed foot with wings. Possibly part of a cartibulum. [36 M #47]
2 5 "Pompeia forum triangulaire 1826" 1826 Black ink on paper. 17 x 23.5 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 30. Floor plan. With measurements added in black ink. [36 M #35]
2 5 "Pompei, Forvm Traingvlaire Entablement au d'exécution juillet 1826" 1826 Black and red ink on paper. 23.5 x 38 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 30. Two drawings of entablature. With scale, three lines of explanatory text, and measurements added in red ink. [36 M #44]
2 6 "Pompei du Forum Traingulaire juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 17.5 x 22 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 30. Two drawings of a column. [36 M #45]
2 6 "Pompeia. Dv Portique pres le Forvm Triangvlaire, au hutieme de l'exécution 1826" 1826 Black ink and watercolor on tracing paper. 24 x 38 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 30. Drawing of entablature in profile. With measurements added in black ink. [36 M #1]
2 6 "Pompei. Forvm Triangvlaire chapiteav grandeur d'exécution juillet 1826" 1826 Black and red ink on paper. 20 x 25.5 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 30. Three renderings of a column: capital in profile, shaft, and cross section of shaft. With measurements added in red ink. [36 M #9]
2 6 "Pompei forum triangulaire 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 21.5 x 16 cm.
CTP VIII, 7, 30. Corinthian capital. [36 M #2]
2 7 "Pompeia. Portique du forum 1826" 1826 Black ink on paper. 25.5 x 39 cm.
CTP VII, 8 or VIII, 7, 16, or VIII, 7, 30. Floor plan. With measurements added in black ink. [36 M #15]
2 7 "Pompeia details de l'ordre dv Forum" undated Black and red ink on paper. 33.3 x 25.5 cm.
CTP VII, 8 or VIII, 7, 16, or VIII, 7, 30. Three drawings. With measurements added in red ink. [36 M #53]
2 7 "Pompeia ordre dv Forvm juillet 1826" 1826 Black and red ink on paper. 25.3 x 34.3 cm.
CTP VII, 8 or VIII, 7, 16, or VIII, 7, 30. Five drawings on one sheet. Also inscribed "Echelle de 5 cent p. Métre" and "Restauration de l'architrave suivant les entailles du fragment cy dessous." With measurements and another label added in red ink. [36 M #52]
2 7 "Pompei. Chapiteau du forum près la basilique 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 25.5 x 19.5 cm.
CTP VII, 8 or VIII, 7, 16, or VIII, 7, 30. Fragment of a Corinthian capital. [36 M #3]
2 8 "Pompei Tombeau de la famille Mamilla juillet 1826" 1826 Black ink and watercolor on paper. 19 x 25 cm.
CTP Extra Portam Herculanensim, "W" nos. 2, 4. Floor plan of the tomb of Mammia [Mamia] family. [36 L #58]
2 8 "Tombeau de la famille Mamia, Pompei juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil and watercolor on paper. 23.2 x 16 cm.
CTP Extra Portam Herculanensim, "W" nos. 2, 4. Cross section of the tomb of Mammia family. With measurements added in red ink. [36 L #59]
2 8 "Exedre svr la voie des tombeavx a Pompei. Mamiae Sacerdoti Pvblicae Locvs Sepvltvr Datvs Decvrionvm Decreto 20 juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 25.5 x 18 cm.
CTP Extra Portam Herculanensim, "W" nos. 2, 4. Inscription on stone from tomb of the Mammia [Mamia] family in the Via Sepolcri. [36 L #63]
2 9 "Pompei. Tombeau de Calventius 1826" 1826 Pencil and black ink on paper. 18 x 22 cm.
CTP Extra Portam Herculanensim, "W" no. 20. Two drawings of the cornice of the tomb of Calventius. With measurements added in black ink. [36 L #55]
2 9 "Pompei, Tombeau de Calventivs juillet 1826" 1826 Black ink and watercolor on paper. 31 x 24 cm.
CTP Extra Portam Herculanensim, "W" no. 20. Elevation. With scale and measurements added in black ink. [36 L]
2 9 "Pompei, du Tombeau de Calventius juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 20.5 x 24.3 cm.
CTP Extra Portam Herculanensim, "W" no. 20. Details of ornaments on the tomb. With scale and measurements added in pencil and red ink. [36 L #17]
2 9 "Pompei, tombeau de Calventius juillet 1826" 1826 . Pencil and red ink on paper. 24.5 x 20 cm.
CTP Extra Portam Herculanensim, "W" no. 20. Details of ornaments. With scale and measurnments added in pencil and red ink. [36 L #54]
2 10 [Altar tomb of Naevoleia Tyche], undated Pencil on paper. 30.5 x 21.5 cm.
CTP Extra Portam Herculanensim, "W" no. 22. View. [36 L #42]
2 10 "Pompei, du tombeau de Calventius juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 19 x 25 cm.
CTP Extra Portam Herculanensim, "W" no. 20. Details of ornaments. With scale and measurements added in red ink. [36 L #57]
2 10 "Pompei du tombeau de Calventius juillet 1826" 1826 Pencil on paper. 19 x 25 cm.
CTP Extra Portam Herculanensim, "W" no. 20. Two drawings with an inscription, of the tomb of Calventius. With measurements added in red ink. [36 L #56]


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