Johann Joachim Winckelmann
Histoire de l'art de l'antiquité
Leipzig: J. G. I. Brietkopf, 1781
Gift of Frances Day Lukens '19

Winckelmann was murdered in Trieste on June 8, 1768. The frontispiece to this French translation of the History presents an allegory of his death designed by his friend, the painter Adam Friedrich Oeser (1717-1799).