Attributed to Giovanni Battista della Porta / Bust of Christ / c. 1590Attributed to Giovanni Battista della Porta
Bust of Christ
c. 1590

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Creator Name: Della Porta, Giovanni Battista
Creator Qualifier: Attributed to
Creator Nationality: European; Southern European; Italian
Creator Dates/Places: Italy, 1542-1597
Creator Active Place: Italy
Creator Name-CRT: Attributed to Giovanni Battista della Porta
Title: Bust of Christ
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1580
Creation End Date: 1600
Creation Date: c. 1590
Object Type: Sculpture
Materials and Techniques: White marble head on bust of red, black, and yellow marble with inset lapis lazuli ovals
Dimensions: 28 x 17 13/16 x 13 5/16 in.; (71.1 x 45 x 33.6 cm)
AMICA Contributor: Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Owner Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
ID Number: M.82.70
Credit Line: Purchased with Funds Provided by Mr. and Mrs. Harrison Chandler, Mr. and Mrs. George Gard De Sylva Collection, B. Gerald Cantor, Florence and Maurice Chez, Mrs. William May Garland in memory of her husband, Mr. and Mrs. Allan C. Balch Collection, Fletcher Jones Estate, by exchange and Museum Associates Acquisition Fund, Carl O. Swenson, Robert Majer Collection, and Thyra Boldsen
Style or Period: 16th century
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 28
Measurement Unit: in
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 17 13/16
Measurement Dimension: depth
Measurement Value: 13 5/16
Measurement Value: 71.1
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Value: 45
Measurement Value: 33.6
AMICA Library Year: 1999
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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