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Anton Raphael Mengs, The Triumph of History over Time (Allegory of the Museum Clementinum), ceiling fresco in the Camera dei Papiri, Vatican Library, 1772 - M0tty - Anton Raphael Mengs - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Anton Raphael Mengs: Johann Joachim Winckelmann (1717–1768) (48.141) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Anton Raphael Mengs (German, 1728–1779). Self-Portrait, 1776. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 2010 (2010.445) | Whereas Mengs's portraits of prominent sitters are notable for their delicacy, meticulous detail, and refined beauty, his self-portraits are essays in truthfulness.

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Maria Josepha, Archduchess of Austria; by Anton Raphael Mengs, c. 1767. Her father was Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor.

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