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Item Details
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Culture
Italy, Ravenna, 16th century
Title
Kneeling Satyr
Work Type
Sculpture
Date
c. 1520
Material
bronze
Measurements
Overall: 23.4 cm (9 3/16 in.)
Description
Greek and Roman art and literature typically used satyrs as a form of grotesque comic relief, but Renaissance artists adopted them as jovial celebratory figures of nature and revelry.
Repository
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Collection: Sculpture
Department: European Painting and Sculpture
Gallery: 117A Italian Renaissance
Provenance: Charles Stein (Paris, France) (sold, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, June 8-10, 1899, no. 168).
Walter von Pannwitz, 1856-1920 (Munich, Germany), (sold, Galerie Helbring, "Die Sammlung von Pannwitz," 25 October 1905, no. 80).
Robert Strauss (London, England
Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund
Accession Number
Source
Image and original data from The Cleveland Museum of Art
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the applicable Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
1985.86_full.tif
SSID
24617971

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