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3rd-6th century

Cast bronze with multi-colored green and brown patina

Overall: 12 1/2 × 15 1/2 × 4 1/2 in. (31.8 × 39.4 × 11.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Family Lansburgh, Classes of 1949, 1977, 1988

S.2000.52

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1-500

Object Name

Sculpture

Research Area

Classical World

Sculpture

On view

Course History

ANTH 7.05, Animals and Humans, Laura Ogden, Winter 2020

ITAL 3.01, Introductory Italian 3, Damiano Benvegnu, Winter 2020

Exhibition History

2000 Years of Sculpture, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, California, 1977, no. 6.

Ancient and Premodern Global Cultures, Gene Y. Kim Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 9, 2002-January 29, 2004.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 14-June 6, 2008.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 3, 2004-July 6, 2007.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 26, 2010.

Global Cultures at the Hood: Ancient to Premodern, Gene Y. Kim Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26. 2019.

Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, Florida, May 12, 2016-June 30, 2018.

The Beauty of the Bronze: Selections from the Hood Museum of Art, Gene Y. Kim Class of 1985 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 13, 2012-March 18, 2014.

Publication History

Important European Sculpture and Works of Art, Christie's, London, April 20, 1988, p. 12, lot 14. (not sold).

Provenance

Èdouard Larcade Collection Sale, Galerie Charpentier, Paris, 1951; sold to an unknown private collection, 1951; to Blumka Gallery, New York, New York, date unknown; sold to Mark Lansburgh, Jr. (1925-2013), 1969; to the Lansburgh family collection, date unknown; given to present collection, 2000.

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