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The Shepherds of Arcadia
  • F. F. Walker, artist
    active: England, United Kingdom
    Nicolas Poussin
    1594–1665
    born: Les Andelys, France ; died: Rome, Italy
  • The Shepherds of Arcadia, date unknown
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • steel engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 169 x 225 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 267 x 340 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 5/8 x 8 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/2 x 13 3/8 in
  • Transfer from English Department, Collection of Charles Graham Dunlap
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0163
Description

Three men, one woman in classical garb are surrounding and pointing at a sarcophagus and inscription in "arcadian" setting.