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"Bacchus"

1969.19004AB (RS31087)

Description

Terracotta garden statue in the form of Bacchus. Statue body [A] of a young man wearing an ivy wreath, holding a bunch of grapes in his right hand. Detachable left arm [B] joins at shoulder. Left arm is upraised and holds a circular dish. A satyr sits behind Bacchus' right leg. Circular base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1902
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
metal
terracotta (clay material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Italianate (North American architecture styles )
metal
Statue, Garden
statues
terracotta (clay material)
Dimensions
51 (H), 22 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.19004AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
222181
Reference Notes
Author: John Davis
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