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Artist, follower of: Niccolò Roccatagliata, Italian, Genoa, active Venice, ca. 1593–1636

Hercules

ca. 1600

Hollow-cast bronze; fully chased and highly polished with dark-brown natural patina (Seymour 1962).

26 cm (10 1/4 in.)
base: 0.6 × 5.1 cm(1/4 × 2 in.)
26.04 × 7.3 × 9.84 cm (10 1/4 × 2 7/8 × 3 7/8 in.)
Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund
1958.73
Culture: 
Italian, Venetian
Period: 
16th–17th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Acquired in London, 1958.

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