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Self-Portrait of the Sculptor Antonio Canova

A work made of plaster.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of plaster.

Date:

1812

Artist:

Antonio Canova (Workshop of)
Italian, 1757-1822

About this artwork

Status

On View, Regenstein Hall

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Antonio Canova

Title

Self-Portrait of the Sculptor Antonio Canova

Place

Italy (Object made in)

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1812

Medium

Plaster

Inscriptions

Inscribed: CANOVA SELPSUM F A N MDCCCXII (back shoulder)

Dimensions

90.5 × 47.6 × 28.6 cm (35 5/8 × 18 3/4 × 11 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Wirt D. Walker Endowment and Decorative Arts Purchase Fund

Reference Number

1975.203

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