Designs for a well known tomb in St Peter's, but not as large nor splendid as intended.
Two designs for the tomb of Pope Paul III by Guglielmo Della Porta, 15301577
© V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)
- Pen and ink Dimensions: 18 x 16 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £250 ( Total: £375)
- Acquired in:
- David Peel & Company
The monument was intended to be free-standing. 8 life-size recumbent nudes were to encircle the base and a great bronze of Pope to be seen from every side.