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The Birth of Bacchus

A work made of oil on canvas.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

c. 1790

Artist:

British

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Title

The Birth of Bacchus

Place

United Kingdom (Artist's nationality:)

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1785–1795

Medium

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

37.7 × 80.5 cm (15 × 31 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Ward Thorne

Reference Number

1937.497

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