Bust of Edward Salter aged six

On display

Details

  • Title

    Bust of Edward Salter aged six

  • Artist/maker

    John Michael Rysbrack (1694 - 1770) (sculptor)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1748
  • Material and technique

    terracotta

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    41.9 cm (height)
    30.5 cm (length)
    19.1 cm (width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased (Blakiston, France and Madan Funds) withe the aid of the Art Fund, the Henry Moore Foundation, the Michael Marks Charitable Trust, the late Mrs Eileen Stamers-Smith, the Friends of the Ashmolean, and other donors 1999.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 52 | 18th-century Art
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1999.22

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Further reading

Christopher Brown, ‘The Burlington Magazine, Acquisitions (1998-2014) at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford’, 1139, (2014), illus. p. 719

Eustace, Katharine, ‘The Key is Locke: Hogarth, Rysbrack and the Foundling Hospital’, The British Art Journal Volume VII, No. 2, (2006)

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