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The Borghese gladiator: view from left. Etching R. Dalton, 174-.

  • Dalton, Richard, 1715?-1791.
Date
[between 1740 and 1749?]
Reference
663863i
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About this work

Description

The sculpture known as the "Borghese gladiator", in the Villa Borghese, Rome, fom 1613 to 1805 and subsequently in the Louvre: Haskell and Penny, loc. cit.

Publication/Creation

[London] : [R. Dalton?], [between 1740 and 1749?]

Physical description

1 print : etching, with engraving ; platemark 52.8 x approximately 42 cm

Lettering

Gladiator pugnans ex villa borghesia. R. Dalton fecit

References note

F. Haskell and N. Penny, Taste and the antique, the lure of classical sculpture 1500-1900, New Haven and London 1981, pp. 221-224, no. 43 (no mention of this print)

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 663863i

Type/Technique

Languages

  • Latin


Where to find it

  • album of etchings by R. Dalton after ancient sculptures in Italy

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