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Statuette of Atilla, in bronze, (sculpture)

Artist:
Unknown
Subject:
Attila
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 21
Atilla, a Statuette in bronze, represents the famous General of the Huns, usually called "The Scourge of God." He died 453, A.C. [P. 31; engraving on p. 31 depicts an unkempt, virile male figure leaning on a shield, clad in some sort of armor.]
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:
Portrait male
Occupation--Military
Control number:
AECI 02370021
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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