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Studio Scene with Artists and Corpse
  • Tommaso Minardi
    born: Faenza, Italy ; died: Rome, Italy
  • Studio Scene with Artists and Corpse, early-mid 1800s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • charcoal, wash on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15.1 x 21.3 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 5 15/16 x 8 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1976.0039

Group of male and female figures. All but two of the figures are sitting with paper on their laps and paintbrushes/pencils in their hands. One of the standing figures is on the right side, standing behind a figure who appears to be dead. There is a large canvas on the left side. There are sculptures in the right background.