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Bust of Hugh Andrew Munro, Litt.D. (1819-1885), Kennedy Professor of Latin, Cambridge 1869-72: M.1-1887

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Titles

Bust of Hugh Andrew Munro, Litt.D. (1819-1885), Kennedy Professor of Latin, Cambridge 1869-72

Maker(s)

Wiles, Henry (Sculptor)

Description

Bust. White marble, posthumous. The sitter is turned, facing and looking towards the front. He is bare-headed, with thick hair and bushy side-whiskers. He wears a jacket buttoned by the top button and a bow tie.

Legal notes

Given to the University by the Rev. G.J. Blore, D.D

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1887) by Blore, G.J., Rev.

Dating

19th century
After 1885 CE - Before 1887 CE

People, subjects and objects depicted

Components of the work

Plinth Height 14 cm
Bust Height 62.8 cm

Materials used in production

White marble

Techniques used in production

Carving : White marble

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.1-1887
Primary reference Number: 30942
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_1_1887
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 10 September 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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