An Unidentified man

2006ae6589 jpg l

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Acquired in 1857 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Unknown
attributions_note
bibliography
Inventory of Art Objects Acquired in the Year 1857. In: Inventory of the Objects in the Art Division of the Museum at South Kensington, Arranged According to the Dates of their Acquisition. Vol I. London: Printed by George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1868, p. 4.
collection_code
SCP
credit
date_end
1700-12-31
date_start
1600-01-01
date_text
17th century (made)
descriptive_line
Bust of a man, coloured wax, Germany, early 17th century
dimensions
Diameter: 3.5 in box, Diameter: 6.2 cm inside frame
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
Note on object card reads: The string, by which it was attached to a frame, gave way; the portrait fell and broke into 3 pieces. Ordered to be repaired, 9.1. 1866. Broken again on the 25.1.1866, but details of breakage not stated on Police report.
id
57104
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T23:01:22.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T23:01:22.000Z
latitude
51.090839
location
In Storage
longitude
10.45424
marks
materials
Wax
materials_techniques
Coloured wax
museum_number
4302-1857
museum_number_token
43021857
object_number
O90486
object_type
Relief
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Bust portrait of a man, modelled in coloured wax, in a circular turned wooden box.
place
Germany
primary_image_id
2006AE6589
production_note
production_type
public_access_description
This bust of a man in coloured wax, in a circular wooden box, is by an unknown artist from Germany from the 17th century.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
slug
an-unidentified-man-relief-unknown
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
modelled
title
An Unidentified man
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1700
year_start
1600