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Statuette
  • Statuette
    Xavery, Jan Baptist, born 1697 - died 1742
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Statuette

  • Place of origin:

    Netherlands (made)

  • Date:

    1726 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Xavery, Jan Baptist, born 1697 - died 1742 (artists)

  • Museum number:

    A.27-1926

  • Gallery location:

    Sculpture, Room 111, The Gilbert Bayes Gallery, case 5

This terracotta group, made by Jan Baptist Xavery in North Netherlands, 1926, represents Autumn as one of the Four Seasons (A25 to A28-1926). This was a sketch model for a stone group formerly at Wingfield Castle, Diss, Norfolk.

Physical description

Statuette in terracotta. The putto in the centre holds up a wine-cup in its left hand, and is supported on the left by a seated putto with a flask. On the left another putto stands with a bunch of grapes.

Place of Origin

Netherlands (made)

Date

1726 (made)

Artist/maker

Xavery, Jan Baptist, born 1697 - died 1742 (artists)

Dimensions

Height: 25 cm

Descriptive line

Statuette, Autumn; Terracotta Netherlandish 18th cent j b xavery 1726

Materials

Terracotta

Subjects depicted

Putti; Cup; Flask

Categories

Sculpture

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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