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Drawing, Designs for a Capital, Sarcophagus, and Relief, ca. 1840 (CH 18545231)

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Drawing, Designs for a Capital, Sarcophagus, and Relief, ca. 1840 (CH 18545231)

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Vertical rectangle. Capital at top, seen from above; two dolphins support a shell at its front. At center, the right corner of the sarcophagus is visible, with a pillar at the corner and a medallion with a shell rosette and bust of a figure. Part of a vase is shown at left in front of the sarcophagus. Below, a relief fragment with the head of a woman adorned by a wreath; beside her a pan flute and clarinet.

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1840
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Cooper–Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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