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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Recto: organ loft; Verso: classical structure"

type: Drawing

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Vertical rectangle. Recto: Supported by four consoles and seen from below. Below is the arc of an opening. Tri-partite case of the organ pipes, which stand upon panels. The lateral parts have horizontal cornices, the central triangular, on top a star. The wall and the openingare colored. Verso: On the reverse, in opposite direction: Upon the steps of teh building are sitting a young man and an unstylishly clad older one, who is speaking. Behind them stands a young woman, looking upon the ruins. The group is at left, the architectural parts are at right.



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