Tomb with Death Standing

A work made of aquatint and etching in black on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of aquatint and etching in black on cream laid paper.

Date:

1779/84

Artist:

Louis Jean Desprez
French, 1743-1804

About this artwork

On View

Prints and Drawings, Gallery 216

Artist

Louis Jean Desprez

Title

Tomb with Death Standing

Origin

France

Date

1779–1784

Medium

Aquatint and etching in black on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso, lower right, in graphite: “10”; center right, in graphite: “3+ / 3”

Dimensions

343 × 488 mm (plate); 355 × 500 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Fund

Reference Number

2018.415

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