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Standing Muse
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Standing Muse


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description Certain statue types have been thought to depict particular Muses. This piece, for example, would have originally held a scroll and is considered to represent Clio.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
12/31/1969Technical Reportx-ray diffraction; other
9/22/1977Treatmentcleaned
10/04/1988Treatmentcleaned; stabilized; loss compensation
Exhibitions
  • From Alexander to Cleopatra: Greek Art of the Hellenistic Age. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1988-1989.
Provenance Fallani, Rome, [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Joseph Brummer, New York and Paris, 1928, by purchase [Brummer inv. no. P5646]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1928, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1928

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Period
ca. 2nd century BCE (Hellenistic)
Medium
marble
(Sculpture)
Accession Number
23.100
Measurements
27 3/16 x 9 x 6 7/16 in. (69 x 22.8 x 16.3 cm)
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