Model for a Statue of Galileo

Details

  • Title

    Model for a Statue of Galileo

  • Artist/maker

    Alexander Munro (1825 - 1871) (sculptor)
  • Associated people

    Galilei Galileo (1564 - 1642) (subject)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1856 - 1857
  • Material and technique

    plaster of Paris, cast

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    62.8 x 27 x 23.5 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by John Arthur Ruskin Munro, 1916.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1916.72

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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)

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