Stage Curtain: Temple of Fame

Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over black chalk on paper | c. 1815

Felice Giani

A view into a hall resembling the Pantheon in Rome (coffered dome with oculus resting on a curving colonnade). Hermae are shown standing between the columns. At the left hand side, is a monument comprised of a male bust set on a round pedestal, eleva...
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