Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Benjamin Gibson, 1811–1851, British, active in Italy

Title:
Portrait Bust of the Artist's Brother, the Sculptor John Gibson, R.A.
Date:
1837 to 1838
Medium:
Carrara marble
Dimensions:
Overall: 24 7/8 x 13 x 10 1/4 inches (63.2 x 33 x 26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Chiseled on supporting column on back of bust: "AD NATURAM | FECIT | B. GIBSON ROMAE"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2005.6
Classification:
Sculptures
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
sculptor | man | portrait
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:55362