Stage Design for the Interior of a Gothic Vault

Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash on lined off-white laid paper | early 19th century

Giuseppe Barberi

Huge vaults on low columns sketched very roughly.

Credit: Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Object: 1938-88-140

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2020
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