SCHEFFAUER, Philipp Jakob
(b. 1756, Stuttgart, d. 1808, Stuttgart)

Artemisia in Mourning

Marble, 50 x 30 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

The sculptor's Artemisia relief was intended for decoration of a chamber in a residence, such as the Schloss Monrepos, near Ludwigsburg, where other marble reliefs by him decorate the mahogany-paneled library.

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