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Lion, in walnut, a copy of the monument (by Thorwaldsen), (sculpture)

Artist:
Unknown
Thorwaldsen (copy after)
Medium:
Walnut
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 175
Erected to the memory of the Swiss Guard, who fell in defending the royal family during the French Revolution, in 1792; the original is at Luzern, and is of colossal dimensions. [P. 11.]
Catalogue of Rare and Valuable Curiosities, contributed for Exhibition in the Curiosity Shop of the Albany Army Relief Bazaar, February 22d, 1864. Albany: Weed, Parsons and Company, Printers. 1864.
Topic:
Animal--Lion
Control number:
AECI 02020021
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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