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Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no. 67, Hellman no. 315 as (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915).
Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts
A courtyard or terrace of a pillared building with an archway leading to a bedroom. Several groups of people are sitting or standing around. In the foreground a man is sitting in an ornate chair being comforted by a woman. Another man, perhaps a physician, is bending over the first man's leg with an instrument, possibly repairing a wound. Two men at the left are standing looking at a glass jar, and others are talking. The bedroom contains a canopied bed with a man laying in it. Two people are attending to him. There are several jugs and other items on a table. Small figures of a man and an unidentifiable creature are hovering over the scene in a cloud. A pyramidal building is just visible in the background.