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

ca. 1859-1862 Constantino Brumidi Born: Rome, Italy 1805 Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1880 oil on canvas 35 1/4 in. (89.5 cm) diam. Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase made possible by the American Art Forum 2012.15 Smithsonian American Art Museum
2nd Floor, East Wing


Keywords

Allegory - arts and sciences - agriculture

Allegory - arts and sciences - science

Allegory - civic - liberty

Allegory - civic - victory

Allegory - civic - war

Allegory - other - fame

Portrait male - Washington, George

State of being - phenomenon - apotheosis

Study - mural study

painting

About Constantino Brumidi

Born: Rome, Italy 1805 Died: Washington, District of Columbia 1880

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