Reverse copy of the friends and servants of Cato mourning the sight of his dead body outstretched on his bed, from Grandes alcôves à la romaine, plate 6

Melchior Küsel German
After Jean Le Pautre French

Not on view

This print is bound in Volume I of Oeuvres. Jombert published his collection of Le Pautre in 1751. Volume I contains "desseins... pour la décoration des maisons, etouches, edifices;." This print is part is part of a series of six plates depicting grand bedrooms in the Roman style as settings for Biblical scenes and stories from Roman history. The series was published by Jean I Leblond, by Pierre II Mariette in 1667, and by Jombert in 1751.

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