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Statuette - Hercules and Antaeus wrestling

Hercules and Antaeus wrestling

  • Object:

    Statuette

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bronzed plaster

  • Museum number:

    1281-1886

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This bronzed plaster statuette depicts Hercules wrestling with the giant Antaeus.

Physical description

Group, bronzed plaster. hercules and Antaeus wrestling.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Bronzed plaster

Object history note

Dixon Bequest.

Descriptive line

Group, bronzed plaster, Hercules and Antaeus

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

List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year 1886. London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1887. pp.135

Materials

Plaster

Techniques

Bronzed

Subjects depicted

Homoerotic

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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