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Bacchante And Satyr

Bacchante And Satyr
Title
Bacchante And Satyr
Date 
ca. 1805-1807
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 43 3/4 x 55 in. ( 111.1 x 139.7 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of an Anonymous Donor
Object Number 
X.28
Gallery Label 
The first record of this painting, which is of unknown provenance, is in the Society's 1883 Catalogue of the Museum and the Gallery of Art, which lists it as a copy by John Vanderlyn from the original by Annibale Carracci in the Palazzo Pitti.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group