Statuette of Abundance by Andrea Riccio

Graceful standing female nude holding a cornucopia.

Details

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
24 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,000 ( Total: £6,500)
Acquired in:
1971
Vendor:
Heim Gallery

Very characteristic of his early manner. Elongated and slightly mannered form finds analogy with his best known masterpiece: Christ in Limbo, on the Paschal Candlestick in Sant; Antonio, Padua.

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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