The equality of all classes in the grave
By Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki
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Edition size: limited
Image size: 16,2 x 21,2 cm
Sheet size: 19,5 x 24,4 cm
Price: 300 (incl. taxes)
signed lower right: "D: Chodowiecki del & fecit". In the middle of a grove stands a colossal stone sarcophagus surrounded by four cypresses; above the lid of the sarcophagus hangs a naked human on whom death sits, leaning on it. People of different nations, religions and classes, healthy and crippled, old and young are approaching from all sides. In the cube of the sarcophagus the words'QUOT QUOT DISTANT'". (Engelmann 1857, p. 46f.).
Catalogue raisonné: Engelmann E 60
society, unity, religion, classes, death, persons, vanitas, classicism, genre
Good condition, pale mildewed.
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