Bust of Ariadne

Details

  • Title

    Bust of Ariadne

  • Artist/maker

    Francesco Righetti (1738 - 1819) (caster)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1753 - 1819
  • Material and technique

    bronze, hollow, lost-wax, cast; rosso antico (socle)

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    29 cm including socle (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by C. D. E. Fortnum, 1889.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1889.CDEF.B405

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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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