Apollo, seated holding his lyre, attentive to the Muses

On display

Details

  • 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

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1950.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 46 | Baroque Art
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA.OA291

  • Our online collection is being continually updated. Find out more

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

Reference URL

?
q-seffron-icon q-white-icon pluse-seffron-icon pluse-white-icon minus-seffron-icon minus-white-icon close-seffron-icon close-white-icon close-black-icon prv-gry-arrow prv-arrow print-seffron-icon print-black-icon next-arrow next-gry-arrow next-white-arrow up-arrow-black up-arrow black-up-arrow black-down-arrow white-up-arrow white-down-arrow hr-list-gry-icon hr-list-white-icon vr-list-gry-icon vr-list-white-icon eye-icon zoomin-icon zoomout-icon fullview-icon contact-black-icon contact-seffron-icon basket-seffron-icon basket-black-icon share-black-icon share-seffron-icon go-arrow search-white-icon