The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Not on view
Volpato's etching is based on a detailed drawing provided by the architect Carlo Bianconi. Bianconi was also responsible for the construction of the tomb itself, which is based on a design by Mauro Tesi.
Tomb of Francesco Algarotti
Sepulchral Monument of Francesco Algarotti in the Campo Santo at Pisa
Inscription: Lettered in plate at top center: ALGAROTTO OVIDII AEMVLO / NEWTONI DISCIPVLO / FRIDERICVS MAGNVS; at middle: ALGAROTTVS / NON OMNIS; below: ANNO DOMINI MDCCLXIIII