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Tomyris, Queen of the Scyths, Ordering the Head of Cyrus Lowered into a Vessel of Blood

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Description: Samuel F. B. Morse’s Gallery of the Louvre and the Art of Invention
~SAMUEL F. B. MORSE’S Gallery of the Louvre (plate 1) is a profoundly religious sermon in paint. Though modern, museum-trained eyes tend to see the picture in light of aesthetic appreciation and art connoisseurship, the...
PublisherTerra Foundation for American Art
Related print edition pages: pp.149-164
https://doi.org/10.37862/aaeportal.00223.010

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