Apollo, seated holding his lyre, attentive to the Muses

On display


  • Title

    Apollo, seated holding his lyre, attentive to the Muses

  • Artist/maker

    formerly attributed to René-Michel Slodtz (1705 - 1764) (sculptor)
    Francesco Maria Nocchieri (active c. 1651 - 1700) (sculptor)
  • Associated place

    Italy (place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1677 - 1700
  • Material and technique

    terracotta; hand-modelled

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    46 x 26 x 17.2 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1950.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 46 | Baroque Art
  • 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), no. 68

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