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Creator:
Joseph Nollekens, 1737–1823, British
Title:

Adonis

Former Title(s):

Apollo

Meleager

A figure of Adonis [1782, Royal Academy of Arts, London, exhibition catalogue]

Date:
1770s
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
8 1/8 x 2 3/4 inches (20.6 x 7 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.18
Classification:
Sculptures
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
Greek | man | nude | religious and mythological subject
Associated People:
Apollo
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1463
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John Kenworthy - Browne, Terracotta Models by Joseph Nollekens, Sculpture Journal, vol. 2, pp. 74, 82, pl. 14, NB1 S39 (HAAS) [ORBIS]

Ingrid Roscoe, A biographical dictionary of sculptors in Britain, 1660-1851, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2009, p. 905, no. 177, NB496 B56 2009 (YCBA) (Wall Shelf 3) Yale electronic resource also available online: Orbis [YCBA]


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