Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
River gods
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesVatican City, Musei Vaticani, Cortile Ottogono, so-called Tigris
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman and Montorsoli, Giovanni Angelo (c1506-1563) Rubinstein suggests that the head is by Montorsoli after Michelangelo
DATE
117 - 138
LOCATION
Vatican City, Musei Vaticani (Cortile Ottagono) (inv. 168, Scala Simonetti 600)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Photo: Ruth Rubinstein
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Ruth Rubinstein, The statue of the river god Tigris or Arno, Il Cortile delle Statue. Der Statuenhof des Belvedere, Rome 1998, 275-285
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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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