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Bust

Bust

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    White marble

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by John Jones

  • Museum number:

    1157-1882

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This white marble bust of a young child is thought to be Roman while the shoulders and drapery date from the 19th century.

Physical description

Bust. White marble. Head of a young child.

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

White marble

Dimensions

Height: 15.375 in

Object history note

Jones Bequest.

Descriptive line

Bust of a young child, white marble, Roman and 19th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year 1882. London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1883. pp. 110
Catalogue of the Jones Bequest. 1924. II, No. 398

Production Note

Head probably Ancient Roman. Shoulders and drapery 19th century.

Materials

White marble

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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