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La mort de Sapho no. 49 from the series Histoire ancienne
La mort de Sapho no. 49 from the series Histoire ancienne
Date:
1843
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
23.8 x 18.5 cm (image); 34 x 26.4 cm (sheet)
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Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: a collector's stamp verso in red ink: Bruno and Sadie Adriani Collection;
Binding holes L. edge of sheet; tape remains recto; some foxing on the sheet;
P.-C. p.137 refers to a painting by Gros;

Accession Number:
1956.191
Acquisition Date:
1956-01-01
Credit Line:

Bruno and Sadie Adriani Collection

Sapho being pushed over the edge of a cliff by a putti