Four Marble Busts by John Michael Rysbrack

Four busts: 1) Anthony Ashley Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury (main illustration) 72.


Details

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
72 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,500 ( Total: £8,400)
Acquired in:
1980
Vendor:
Christie's

5 cm 2) Anthony Ashley Cooper, 4th Earl of Shaftesbury 81 cm 3) Cropley Ashley, 6th Earl of Shaftesbury 76 cm 4) John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon, Lord Chancellor 72 cm.

Provenance

Shaftesbury family, Wimbourne, sold by Christie's on 26.6. 1980 (lots 12, 3 and 13).

Venue details

Dorset County Museum High West Street, DORCHESTER Dorset DT1 1XA 01305 262 735 www.dorsetcountymuseum.org

Entry details

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