Aesculapius

Details

  • Title

    Aesculapius

  • Associated place

    Italy (possible) (possible place of creation)
  • Date

    18th century (1701 - 1800)
  • Material and technique

    bronze, fire-gilt, with some patches tarnished black, mounted on serpentine; hollow, lost-wax, cast

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    including integral plinth 13 cm (height)
    3 cm base (height)
    5.1 cm base (length)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by C. D. E. Fortnum, 1888.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1888.CDEF.B425

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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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