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Statue of Bacchante, (sculpture)

Artist:
Unknown
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 3
The beautiful Life Size Statue of Bacchante, executed in Bronze, represents one of the Priestesses of Bacchus dancing at a Bacchanalian revel, holding a bunch of grapes, from which she is expressing the juice. [P. 14; engraving on p. 14 is signed "H. Orr N.Y." and depicts a female figure attired in classical garb, holding aloft a bunch of grapes from which she extracts the juice into a small vessel, while dancing.]
The Cosmopolitan Art Association Illustrated Catalogue. 1854. For the Encouragement and General Diffusion of Literature & Art. W.H. Tineon, Stereotyper, 21 Beekman Street. John A. Gray, Printer, 97 Cliff Street. Address: Knickerbocker Office, 348 Broadway, New York; or, 166 Water St., Sandusky. A Descriptive Catalogue of Statuary, Bronze Statuettes and Oil Paintings, to be allotted to Members of the Cosmopolitan Art Association, at the Annual Distribution, in January, 1854.
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Bacchante
Figure female
Recreation--Dancing
Control number:
AECI 02370003
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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