Monumento Famiglia Caffarena da Erigersi Nel Camposanto di Genova [Funeral Monument for the Caffarena Family in the Cemetery of Genoa]

 
Monumento Famiglia Caffarena da Erigersi Nel Camposanto di Genova [Funeral Monument for the Caffarena Family in the Cemetery of Genoa]
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  • Title :     Monumento Famiglia Caffarena da Erigersi Nel Camposanto di Genova [Funeral Monument for the Caffarena Family in the Cemetery of Genoa]
  • Artist:     Italo Vannucci Artist
  • Accession:     TD1993.114.1
  • Country:     Italy Genoa
  • Date:     1927
  • Dimensions:     Inches 26-5/8 16-5/8, Centimeters 67.6 42.2
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Subject:     Death , Decadence , Architecture/Architectural Design , Classical
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1993.114.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Architecture~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Watercolor, ink and graphite on paper design drawing depicting a partial view of a mausoleum topped by two putti figures holding chains from which hangs an incense burner; burner hangs above a skull; mausoleum is flanked by two fluted columns; landscape in background; at bottom is a aerial view of the mausoleum.