This statuette is after the famous Faun of Praxiteles, which is in the Capitol at Rome, and which gave Hawthorne the idea for his exquisite story of "The Marble Faun," as he himself relates in several passages of his "Italian Notes," vol. 1. [P. 11; exhibited under heading: "Catalogue of Casts."]
Fifth Exhibition, 1873-1874. San Francisco Art Association Catalogue. Price, 25 cts.