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John Flaxman (1755 - 1826), sculptor

‘The cup of Theocritus’, c.1817

Plaster relief, glazed

Height: 20.4cm
Width: 20.4cm
Depth: 4.6cm

Museum number: BR26

Curatorial note

This small relief is in a frame glazed with yellow glass and set into the Breakfast Room chimneypiece (see also BR25, BR27).


Helen Dorey ‘Soane and Flaxman’ in Flaxman: Master of the Purest Line, Exhibition Catalogue, Sir John Soane’s Museum 2003

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