Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Apollo
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesStatuesVenice, Museo Archeologico (Apollo Citharoedos)
AttributesMusical instrument Lyre
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsStringPluckedLyre
Further details
Formerly in the collection of Cardinal Domenico Grimani, Venice
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman after an ancient Greek original
DATE
3rd century
LOCATION
Venice, Museo Archeologico (restored by Tiziano Aspetti in 1587)
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
Photo Soprintendenza Archeologica per il Veneto, Padova
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Perry, Marylin: Cardinal Domenico Grimani's Legacy of Ancient Art to Venice, in JWCI, XLI, 1978 p. 240, no. 16
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RELATIONS
Census database
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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