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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Statue of a youth identified as Hermaphroditos by the inscription, standing in contrapposto within a niche, right hand raised above head, left hand resting on a support. 1552 Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1552
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 327 millimetres
    • Width: 223 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered beneath sculpture 'Hermaphroditi statua ... / Pallatio Farnesiano collocata / Ant Lafrerii formiss Romae MDLII'.
  • Curator's comments

    Not in Bartsch. An ancient statue that was in the collection of the Palazzo Farnese.

  • Location

    Not on display (Italian XVIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


The Farnese hermaphrodite standing within a niche, right hand raised above head. 1552 Engraving


The Farnese hermaphrodite standing within a niche, right hand raised above head. 1552 Engraving

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