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Object Number: MS3512
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Italy
Campania
Pompeii
Manufacture Location: Naples
Maker: J. Chiurazzi and Fils
Locus: Forum Well
Date Made: 1903
Early Date: 1903
Late Date: 1903
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Bronze
Technique:Cast
Iconography:Apollo
Height: 149.86cm
Width: 45cm
Depth: 69cm
Credit Line:Purchased from J. Chiurazzi and Fils (Foundry); subscription of John Wanamaker, 1904
Other Number5629 - Naples Museum Number

Description

Apollo drawing bow (missing). Standing, left foot advanced, weight on right leg. 3.4 pose, head facing left. Both arms forward, hands near to one another, as if beginning to draw bow. A narrow length of drapery drwn forward from behind back and looped over both upper arms. Otherwise naked. Hair drawn back from forehead and falling down back and on top of shoulders, bound with a narrow fillet. Eyes inlaid. Original found at Pompeii.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

J. Chiurazzi & Fils - Naples, Italy - Bronze Foundry - Reproductions of the Bronzes found at Pompeii and Herculaneum and at present in the National Museum of Naples (30 Apr 1904 - 01 Dec 1904)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Chiurazzi, Salavatore. 1929. Chiurazzi. Riproduzioni di Opere Classiche in Bronzo e Marmo. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 75View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] S. Chiurazzi & Fils. 1904. S. Chiurazzi & Fils Naples Italy Bronze Foundry. Reproductions of the Bronzes Found at Pompei and Herculaneaum and at Present in the National Museum in Naples. The Collection of Bronzes Made Upon the Order of John Wanamaker of Philadelphia for the. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 67View Objects cited in this Publication
[Catalogue] J. Chiurazzi and Fils. 1901. J. Chiurazzi & Fils. Fournisseurs de Cours et Musees. Etablissements. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 13View Objects cited in this Publication

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