Design for a Wall-mounted Epitaph

Pen and brown ink, brush with gray, yellow, and pink wash | 10.1 x 7.3cm | c. 1700-1730

Anonymous, Italian, first half of the 18th century

Design for a wall-mounted epitaph or memorial tablet with a rectangular central compartment for an inscription (here left blank). The frame of the epitaph is built up out of architectural elements in high relied, executed in the late Baroque style ty...
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