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Sketches for a Wall Tomb with Skeletons

Artist:
Gian Lorenzo Bernini (Italian, Naples 1598–1680 Rome)
Date:
1630–40
Medium:
Pen and brown ink over traces of black chalk (recto); black chalk (verso)
Dimensions:
11-1/2 x 8-13/16 in. (29.2 x 22.4 cm) maximum; irregular borders
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Edward Pearce Casey Fund and The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1998
Accession Number:
1998.33a, b
Not on view
Pandora Old Masters; Vendor: Pandora Old Masters
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 21, 1998–November 30, 1998.

Ann Sutherland Harris Pandora. Italian Old Master Drawings and Oil Sketches. Exh. cat. New York, 1997, cat. no. no. 10.



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