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Faun of the Capitol, (sculpture)

Artist:
Unknown
Praxiteles (copy after)
Medium:
Cast
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 75
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.
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Faun
Fantasy
Control number:
AECI 02860057
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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