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Collection of the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Drawing, "Retrieval of Books from the Tomb of Numa, Sala di Numa Pompilius, Palazzo Milzetti, Faenza", 1802–05

type: Drawing

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Civilian and soldier take books from two sarcophagi at left,while another officer reads book in center; groups of soldiers stand on either side in middle plane. Distant view of mountainous country with walled town.


Felice Giani


Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design