Sacrificial Scene in front of the Tomb of Mammia at Pompeii

Artist: Louis Félix de La Rue (French, Paris 1731–1765 Paris)
Former Attribution: Formerly attributed to Louis Jean Desprez (French, Auxerre 1743–1804 Stockholm)
Date: 18th century (second half)
Medium: Pen and black ink and watercolor
Dimensions: 12 3/4 x 8 9/16 in. (32.4 x 21.7 cm.)
Classification: Drawings
Credit Line: Purchase, Harris Brisbane Dick Fund and Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1971
Accession Number: 1971.513.21

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