Bust of a Cardinal by Giovanni Battista Foggini

This slightly under-life-size, startlingly vivid bust was perhaps executed for a funerary monument and certainly made to stand in a niche or roundel.

Details

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
53 cm
Art Fund grant:
£550 ( Total: £550)
Acquired in:
1959
Vendor:
H M Calmann

Provenance

H. M. Calmann

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

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