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Triumph of Bacchus, plaque
designed (1790); manufactured (1790s)

Medium
stoneware (blue jasper)
Measurements
15.2 × 51.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Staffordshire, England
Accession Number
D37-1994
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through The Art Foundation of Victoria by Mrs Norma Deutsher, Governor, 1994
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Rectangular plaque showing a triumphal procession with the god Bacchus on a panther. Design based on a Roman sarcophagus in the Capitoline Museum.