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Turkish Corsair
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Turkish Corsair


Description Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Description This bronze (along with Walters 54.672) is a small-scale reproduction of one of Pietro Tacca's four figures of Moorish prisoners found on the foot of Baccio Bandinelli's statue of Ferdinand II de'Medici in Livorno, Italy.
Exhibitions
  • World of Wonder. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1971-1972.
Provenance Giorgio Sangiorgi, Rome [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1902, acquired at no cost [Emile Rey of Seligmann’s, New York as agent]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1902

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Period
Original: 1626
Medium
cast bronze, ebonized wood pedestal and base
(Metal)
Accession Number
54.671
Measurements
H: 19 3/4 in. (50.2 cm)
Geographies
  • Italy (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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