Humanist with Figures of Faith, Hope and Charity by Gian Giacomo della Porta

Relief of a reclining wreathed poet or humanist on a classical couch, book in hand.

Details

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
84 x 68 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,000 ( Total: £2,500)
Acquired in:
1960
Vendor:
H D F Carritt

Previously attributed to Agostino Bambaia.

Provenance

Private Collection, Switzerland.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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