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Seated Fisherman
Seated Fisherman
Seated Fisherman
Seated Fisherman
Seated Fisherman
Seated Fisherman
Seated Fisherman
Seated Fisherman
Seated Fisherman
Seated Fisherman

Photo credit: The Fitzwilliam Museum

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This is a reduced-scale replica of a 54-centimetre-high ancient Roman bronze fountain spout formed as a fisherman seated on a tree stump. Between his splayed legs is a protruding stump capped with a grotesque mask, from whose open mouth water jetted.

The Fitzwilliam Museum

Cambridge


Date

late 19th C or early 20th C (?)

Medium

bronze

Measurements

H 23 x W 17 x D 14.5 cm

Accession number

M.20-1951

Acquisition method

gift from The Honorable Mrs Nellie Ionides, 1951

Work type

Sculpture


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