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Sappho's Reproof of Alkacos, (sculpture)

Artist:
Unknown
Unknown (Antique artist) (copy after)
Medium:
Cast
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 49
[Serials 04070191 through 04070193 were exhibited collectively under a single serial number in the following manner: "48-50. incl. 1. Perseus and Medusa. 2. Sappho's reproof of Alkacos. 3. Bellerophon's combat with the Chimera. orig. local. Island of Melos. Cast from original terra cottas in Brit. Museum. Presented by E.E. Salisbury." These were exhibited in the "gallery of sculpture," and preceded by a 31-line essay indicating that many of the sculptures in this gallery came from the parthenon.]
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--Sappho
Mythology--Classical--Alkacos
Figure group
State of Being--Emotion--Anger
Control number:
AECI 04070192
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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