J. Chiurazzi and Fils
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.
Commissioned by John Wanamaker on behalf of Museum from J. Chiurazzi and Fils (Foundry)
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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)
Elkins Reading Room / Archives Display ( Sep 1990)
[Catalogue] Chiurazzi, Salavatore. 1929. Chiurazzi. Riproduzioni di Opere Classiche in Bronzo e Marmo. : Page/Fig./Plate: 61
[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.
[Catalogue] J. Chiurazzi and Fils. 1901. J. Chiurazzi & Fils. Fournisseurs de Cours et Musees. Etablissements.
[Book] Monaco, Domenico. 1895. Specimens in the Naples Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 15-16, no. 76, pl. 76
[Book] Mau, August. 1904. Pompeii its life and art. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 452, fig. 259
[Book] Ippel, Albert. 1925. Pompeji. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 171, fig. 172
[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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