When the smoke of Vesuvius blows in from the sea, like today, it is the wind called the Scirocco, and is a sign of rain
A Hermes is a four-cornered post or pillar ending in a bust or head, & so called from the statues of Mercury & Athens.
|Main Creator:||Conan, Jeanie, 1852-1935, artist.|
View of ruins at Pompei with Mt. Vesuvius in the distance "from the upper part of Casa M. L." . Also a sketch of a statue "In the garden of the Casa Marcus Lucretius. Owner's name known by an addressed letter found in the house."
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
|Published / Created:||
[ca. March 1889].
Inscribed in ink on u.c. of album sheet: Pompei.
Physical description: 2 drawings on 1 sheet : ink and watercolour ; 16.5 x 10 cm.
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|PD 4188 TX 10 (23 B)||Prints & Drawings - Appt. only||Prints & Drawings|
Reproduction rights owned by National Library of Ireland.