Photo Credit: photo: M. Johnston
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137 x 95 mm (5.4 x 3.7 in.)
Hubert Robert, French, (1733–1808)
- graves - Excavations in the earth used for burial; for constructions raised over or around burial sites, use "tombs." [April 1993 related term added.]
- Italy - TGN 1000080
- Neoclassical - Use for architecture and art of the late 18th and the 19th centuries that follow principles of classicism. For late 18th- to early 20th-century architecture and ornament based relatively closely on ancient classical forms, use "Classical Revival." [May 1993 related terms added.]
- Rome - TGN 7000874 (standard English name used here for this well-known city)
- plate Dimensions: 137 x 95 mm (5.4 x 3.7 in.)
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Hubert Robert, French, (1733–1808) . The Sarcophagus, 1763-1764. From Evenings in Rome (Les Soirées de Rome). Etching on laid paper. Second of three states. plate : 137 x 95 mm (5.4 x 3.7 in.). DAC accession number 1937.D1.24. Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1937. Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (photo: M. Johnston) .
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