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Item Details
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Culture
Italy, 16th century
Title
Feast of the Gods
Work Type
Sculpture
Date
c. 1571-1578
Material
bronze
Measurements
Overall: 34.3 x 22.2 cm (13 1/2 x 8 3/4 in.)
Description
Banquets of the gods were common literary devices in classical texts and myth, and their use here enmeshed with the desire to capture the sensuality of the body and water in motion.
Repository
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Collection: Sculpture
Department: European Painting and Sculpture
Gallery: 117A Italian Renaissance
Provenance: Jean-Paul Bignon (1662-1743)
Steven de Marczibányi, 1752-1810 (Budapest, Hungary)
Anthony de Rakovsky (Budapest, Hungary)
Dr. Emil Delmar (Budapest, Hungary), sold to R. Stora & Co., 1952.
R. Stora & Co. (New York, New York), sold to the Cleveland Museum
John L. Severance Fund
Accession Number
Source
Image and original data from The Cleveland Museum of Art
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the Artstor Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
1952.464_full.tif
SSID
24602684

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