Design for a Sepulchral Monument of King Louis XVI of France

Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, graphite on off-white laid paper | c. 1795

Giuseppe Barberi

The base is a variation of 1938-88-1288, with urns at the corners, the rest a variation of 1938-88-1289. The entire front of the lower part of the pedestal is treated like that of a sarcophagus, with two half-figures of putti supporting a wreath, and...
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