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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Two sketches for a sepulchral monument", 1820–35

type: Drawing

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Obverse: A pedestal stands upon a podium in whose middle are steps. A sarcophagus is in front of the central part of the pedestal. Upon the pedestal stands a group, as also in 1901-39-1366. Reverse: A rough sketch of a pedestal on top of steps with a crown and and a cross on top. In front of the pedestal is the sarcophagus with some of the figures aound it. Two candelabra are at the corners in front, compare with 1901-04-1366.



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