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Relief

Relief

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    White marble

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by John Jones

  • Museum number:

    1196-1882

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This oval relief in white marble depicts a group of figures emblematic of Winter. Winter represented as an old man, stands by a brazier with a child beside him. The relief is French and dates from the 18th century.

Physical description

Relief, white marble, oval with group of figures emblematic of Winter. Winter represented as an old man, stands by a brazier, a child beside him.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

White marble

Dimensions

Height: 51 cm, Width: 64 cm

Object history note

Jones Bequest.

Descriptive line

Relief, white marble, oval with group of figures emblematic of Winter. Winter represented as an old man, stands by a brazier, a child beside him. French, 18th 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. 114
Catalogue of the Jones Bequest. 1924. II, No. 387

Materials

White marble

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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