Male bust of Moor - inv. 358

Titolo: 
Male bust of Moor
Numero di Inventario: 
358
Tipologia: 
statue and reliefs
Collezione: 

Sculpture

Classe iconografica: 
Portrait
Parole chiave soggetto: 
moor
Notizie storico-critiche: 

The Bust, catalogued as XVIII century’s work, has shoulders and trunck wrapped in a strings cloth, made of polychrome marbles. The inlay of polychrome marbles suggested to Bertini in 1881, an attribution, moreover without documents, to a roman workshop of XVII century. The bust rests on wooden painted base probably executed by Bernardino Faverio in 1860. In 1879 they were displayed in the Stucco’s Room, where there are still. 

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Motivo attribuzione: 
bibliography
Autore, ambito, luogo di produzione: 
Italian sculptor, 18th century
Ambito e luogo di produzione: 
Italy
Pubblicazione: 
Si
Periodo: 
1700
1750
Materia e Tecnica: 
policrome marble
Data di Ingresso: 
1879
Acquisizione: 
Gian Giacomo Poldi Pezzoli
Tipo di acquisizione: 
bequest
Tipo di collocazione: 
on display
Collocazione: 
Stucco Room

 

The Bust, catalogued as XVIII century’s work, has shoulders and trunck wrapped in a strings cloth, made of polychrome marbles.  The inlay of polychrome marbles suggested to Bertini in 1881, an attribution, moreover without documents, to a roman workshop of XVII century. The bust rests on wooden painted base probably executed by Bernardino Faverio in 1860. In 1879 they were displayed in the Stucco’s Room, where there are still. 

Masterpiece: 
false
AC/DC: 
DC