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Philosopher
Philosopher
Philosopher
Philosopher
Philosopher
Philosopher

Image credit: National Trust Images

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A white marble sculpture on square stone socle, a philosopher. The bust of a classical man, his head turned to his right and looking up slightly, accentuating his neck. He has curly long hair, sideburns and moustache. His drapery comes over his right shoulder in a great swag and drapes over the top of his left arm. Held in place by strap coming diagonally over his left shoulder. This is a copy or studio version of 'Philosopher' by Orazio Marinali (1643–1720).

National Trust, Hughenden Manor

High Wycombe

Title

Philosopher

Date

1660–1720

Medium

marble & stone

Measurements

H 50.8 x W (?) x D (?) cm

Accession number

429087

Work type

Bust

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