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Object Number:
MS3821
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Roman
Provenience:
Italy
Campania
Pompeii
Manufacture Location:
Naples
Maker:
J. Chiurazzi and Fils
Date Made:
1903
Early Date:
1903
Late Date:
1903
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Bronze
Technique:
Cast
Iconography:
Dionysos
Description:
Small statue of Dionysos/Bacchus. Standing; left foot forward; head inclined toawrd his left; left hand on hip; nebris (fawnskin) slung over left shoulder; right forearm extended with index finger out. Beardless; ivy garland with prominent clusters of berries. Elaborate sandals bound and crossed up to lower calf. Otherwise naked. Standing on round plinth with moulded profile and ornament in low relief. Original found at Pompeii.
Height:
62cm
Outside Diamater:
22.5cm
Credit Line:
Commissioned by John Wanamaker on behalf of Museum from J. Chiurazzi and Fils (Foundry)
Other Number:
5003   -   Naples Museum Number

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)
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Elkins Reading Room / Archives Display ( Sep 1990)
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Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Chiurazzi, Salavatore. 1929. Chiurazzi. Riproduzioni di Opere Classiche in Bronzo e Marmo. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 61, no. 91
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[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. 62
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[Book] Mau, August. 1904. Pompeii its life and art. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 452, fig. 259
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[Catalogue] J. Chiurazzi and Fils. 1901. J. Chiurazzi & Fils. Fournisseurs de Cours et Musees. Etablissements. : Page/Fig./Plate: no. 1
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[Book] Monaco, Domenico. 1895. Specimens in the Naples Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 15-16, no. 76, pl. 76
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[Book] Ippel, Albert. 1925. Pompeji. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 171, fig. 172
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[Article] Dwyer, E J. 1979. Sculpture and its Display in Private Houses of Pompeii, in 1979. Pompeii and the Vesuvian Landscape, Papers of a Symposium sponsored by the AIA, Washington Society, and the Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC. 59-77. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 59-77
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