In the Park of Ermenonville

Graphite, brush and reddish-brown watercolor, brush and white gouache on paper | c. 1850

Charles Nicolas Ransonnette

In the first plane is a part of a pond with a water gate. A sarcophagus in classical style, build of stones, stands under a tree, beyond it.

Credit: Bequest of Erskine Hewitt
Object: 1938-57-1350

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design M...
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