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Modern Antiques
Modern Antiques
Date:
ca. 1811
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching (hand-colored)
Dimensions:
35.1 x 25.1 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.17496
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A comely young woman opens a mummy-case to find a handsome soldier, who she embraces; the scene is watched with horror by a gnarly old man who hides behind statues and other antiques.