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Fragment from a relief panel: a fruit and foliage

Pentelic marble

Height: 17cm
Width: 16cm

Museum number: M571

Vermeule catalogue number: Vermeule 166help-vermeule-catalogue-number

Curatorial note

Fragment, probably from the centre near the bottom of the curve, of a garland-decorated panel, of considerable size judging from the fruit. Compare also the fragment of a panel with oranges, lemons, and foliage, etc. in the Lateran1.

1Gusman, AD, I, pl. 41.

Provenance help-art-provenance

Rome; collected in Rome by Charles Heathcote Tatham for the architect Henry Holland during the 1790s. See Cornelius Vermeule, unpublished Catalogue of the Antiquities at Sir John Soane's Museum, Introduction, transcription of Tatham letters, List 2, no.36.

Literature

Tatham: Drawings, 1.


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