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Julius Caesar

Artist:
Andrea di Pietro di Marco Ferrucci (1465–1526)
Date:
ca. 1512–14
Culture:
Italian, Florence
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Height: 27 in. (68.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.676
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 534
Andrea di Pietro di Marco Ferrucci, born in Fiesole, was active in both Florence and Naples. This bust is based on an ancient type of Julius Caesar represented by a marble in Florence, Palazzo Pitti.
Maurice Kann ; Benjamin Altman (until 1913; bequeathed to MMA)
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