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The Tomb of Urban VIII, after Gianlorenzo Bernini
The Tomb of Urban VIII, after Gianlorenzo Bernini
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
64.3 x 38.9 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.37671
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

The papal tomb of Urban VIII in the Vatican, with a statue of the seated pope above a skeleton seated in a sepulchre, inscribing the pope's name on paper; flanking virtues and Barberini bees.