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Title

Bust of Thalia

Date

Identifier

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Description

Bust of Thalia, Muse of Comedy, the subject modelled slightly to proper right, with blind eyes; wearing a chiton, belted beneath the bust and secured at each shoulder with a pin of disc form, and a fruit and foliate wreath on her head; on a white marble socle of circular, waisted form; copied from the original statue of Thalia at the Vatican Museums; unsigned.

Source

RDS Treasures Collection

Rights

Copyright RDS Library & Archives. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the RDS Library & Archives.

Relation

RDS Library & Archives

Format

Sculpture

Coverage

1827

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Marble

Physical Dimensions

66 cm

Collection:

RDS Art Collection


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Citation

Panormo, Constantine, c.1805-1852, “Bust of Thalia,” RDS, accessed May 22, 2024, https://digitalarchive.rds.ie/items/show/3992.

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