Pietro Calvi / Bust of a Woman / c.1875Pietro Calvi
Bust of a Woman

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Creator Name: Calvi, Pietro
Creator Nationality: European; Southern European; Italian
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: Italian; 1833-1884
Creator Name-CRT: Pietro Calvi
Title: Bust of a Woman
Title Type: preferred
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1870
Creation End Date: 1880
Creation Date: c.1875
Creation Place: Europe,Italy
Object Type: Sculpture
Classification Term: Bust/Head
Materials and Techniques: Marble, bronze
Dimensions: 19 1/2 in. (49.5 cm)
Inscriptions: relief signature at right side: 'CALVI, MILANO'
AMICA Contributor: The Art Institute of Chicago
Owner Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
ID Number: 1974.356
Credit Line: The Art Institute of Chicago, Gift of Mrs. Maurice Rothschild
Rights: http://www.artic.edu/aic/rights/main.rights.html
Subject Description: Bust of a woman, possibly figure of Aida, earrings and pendant necklace, draped in a white marble burnoose carved in stripes; rectangular octagonal plinths with dentillated band and relief signature at right side.
AMICA ID: AIC_.1974.356
AMICA Library Year: 2000
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright The Art Institute of Chicago, 2000

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