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Personification of the River Kephisos (Commonly known as "The Ilissos"); Sculptor Phidias, (sculpture)

Artist:
Unknown
Unknown (Antique artist) (copy after)
Phidias (copy after)
Medium:
Cast
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 34
Original locality, the western pediment of the Parthenon. Date, latter half of the 5th century B.C. Cast from the original, among the Elgin Marbles, Brit. Museum. [P. 13; exhibited under heading: "Gallery of Sculpture" and preceded by a statement indicating that many of the sculptures in this gallery were cast from Parthenon originals.]
Catalogue of Works of Art in the Permanent and Loaned Collections of the Yale School of Fine Arts, founded as a Department of Yale College, by the late Augustus Russell Street. Winter Exhibition. The Galleries are open daily, Mondays excepted, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon and from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. For the purpose of defraying the running expenses of the exhibition, a single admission fee of 10 cents is charged. Season Tickets 50 cents. Catalogues 25 cents. New Haven: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor, Printers, 221 State Street. 1871.
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Ilissus
Figure male--Head
Allegory--Place--Rivers
Control number:
AECI 04070176
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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