Vases, Furniture and Objects Discovered at Herculaneum

Pen and black ink, watercolor | 22.9 x 37cm | 1777

Pierre-Adrien Pâris

Pierre-Adrien Pâris studied and drew these ancient Roman tables, stools, ewers, and lighting devices while on a visit to a Roman museum. He based the chair with the sphinxes on a Pompeian wall fresco. He made many such drawings in preparation for ill...
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