Two Statuettes by Giovanni Antonio Mazzuoli

For a series of large statues of Christ, the Virgin and the twelve Apostles, to be placed against the columns and the nave.

Details

Medium:
Gilt terracotta
Dimensions:
46 cm
Art Fund grant:
£9,000 ( Total: £18,000)
Acquired in:
1983
Vendor:
Heim Gallery

The statues have disappeared. The commission was given to Mazzuoli through the influence of Cardinal Flavio Chigi.

Provenance

Part of the Siena Cathedral Commission

Venue details

National Museum of Scotland Chambers Street, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH1 1JF 0300 123 6789 www.nms.ac.uk

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