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Tomb of Cecilia Metella

1969.964 (RS117317)

Description

Large, circular ruined tomb is central focus, three figures in the lower right-hand corner look on, distant landscape to the left.

Details

Maker
Parboni, Achil (Engraver)
Date
1825
Location of origin
Italy
Associated Building
Subject Tomb of Cecilia Metella. Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Column
engraving (printing process)
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
mourning
Mourning
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
12.875 x 15.5 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.964
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72180

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