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Bagpiper: M.2-1961

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Titles

Bagpiper

Maker(s)

After Giambologna (Jean Boulogne) (Production)

Description

Bronze, cast, and chased. Figure of a seated bagpiper.

Notes

History note: Peel and Humphris, Bond Street, London

Legal notes

Bought with the Leverton Harris Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 9.9 cm

Place(s) associated

  • Florence ⪼ Italy

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (1961) by Peel and Humphris

Dating

Early 17th Century
Circa 1600 CE - 1630 1630 CE

Note

From a model by Giambologna

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Components of the work

Plinth: Depth 5.4 cm Height 3.3 cm Width 5.4 cm
Sculpture: Depth 5.5 cm Height 10 cm Width 6.2 cm

Materials used in production

Bronze

Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Bronze, cast

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.2-1961
Primary reference Number: 13959
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_2_1961
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 19 November 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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