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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Sepulchral monument for writer Zacharia", after 1795

type: Drawing

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Obliquely and incompletely shown. A base with the inscription between festoons, at the front side; a relief of a procession of women at the lateral side. Inscription: QUI.GIACE.ZACHARIA.BRAVO/ SCRITTORE.CHE.IN.TUTTO/ IL.MONDO.CONCITO.SI.RESE An urn tops a sphere, covered by clouds at bottom. Genii with trumpets sit crosswise at the corners on top of the clouds.



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