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Unidentified Roman sculptor, Cast of Apollo Giustiniani

Cast of Apollo Giustiniani, ?late 18th century

After Unidentified Roman sculptor

RA Collection: Art

This cast was taken is a marble head which is now in the British Museum. The original bust is from a statue of Apollo which is a Roman work dated about 120-140 which itself was based on a lost Greek bronze original of the 5th Century BC.

The bust in the British Museum originally in the collection of the Giustiniani Palace in Rome.

Object details

Title
Cast of Apollo Giustiniani
Original attributed to
From
Original in British Museum, London
Date
?late 18th century
Object type
Sculpture Cast
Medium
Plaster cast
Dimensions

660 mm x 380 mm x 380 mm

Collection
Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
03/1464
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