Study for the Apotheosis of Washington in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol Building

  • Constantino Brumidi, Study for the Apotheosis of Washington in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol Building, ca. 1859-1862, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by the American Art Forum, 2012.15

Title
Study for the Apotheosis of Washington in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol Building
Artist
Date
ca. 1859-1862
On View
Dimensions
35 1/4 in. (89.5 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase made possible by the American Art Forum

Mediums Description
oil on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Allegory – civic – war
  • Allegory – arts and sciences – agriculture
  • Allegory – arts and sciences – science
  • Allegory – other – triumph
  • Portrait male – Washington, George
  • Allegory – civic – liberty
  • Study – mural study
Object Number
2012.15
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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