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Statue of a 'bull breaking the egg', on a carved 17th century alabaster base bearing the arms of the Trapani family of Sicily.

Bronze on carved alabaster base

Museum number: S136

Curatorial note

It is uncertain whether the small bull is an antique bronze or 17th century.

Exhibition history

Richard and Maria Cosway: Regency Artists of Taste and Fashion, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, 11 August - 29 October 1995; National Portrait Gallery, London, 17 November 1995 - 18 February 1996


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