Apollo and Daphne

Boxwood | 15.6 x 8.2 x 4.2in | 17th century

Gianlorenzo Bernini

This is a small-scale copy by an unknown German artist of a celebrated statue in the Villa Borghese in Rome by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, the greatest sculptor of the 17th-century Italian Baroque. Here, Apollo is shown pursuing the nymph Daphne, who evade...
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