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After Guglielmo della Porta (c.1505 - 1577)

Wedgwood Factory, maker
under Josiah Wedgwood I

Oval relief, ‘Jupiter destroying the Giants’, Wedgwood

1773 (circa, modelled)

Factory in: Etruria

Black basalt relief, mould-made

Museum number: M1477

Curatorial note

Plaque, black basalt, oval, moulded with a scene of Jupiter destroying the Giants in relief, set within a frame with a plain hollow and a gadrooned outer moulding.

Exhibition history

Thomas Banks 1735-1805: Britain's First Modern Sculptor, Sir John Soane's Museum, London, 21 January - 9 April 2005

If you have any further information about this object, please contact us: worksofart@soane.org.uk