Literature (Wisdom)


  • Title

    Literature (Wisdom)

  • Artist/maker

    Compagnie des Bronzes (1854 - 1979) (foundry)
    after Alfred Gilbert, Sir (1854 - 1934) (sculptor)
  • Associated place

    Brussels (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1900
  • Material and technique


  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    22.7 cm (height)
    3.25 cm base (height)
    10.5 cm base (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Revd J.W.R. Brocklebank, 1926.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Penny, Nicholas, Catalogue of European Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum: 1540 to the Present Day, 3 vols (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992)

Reference URL

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