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Maquette for Beethoven
(c. 1890)

Medium
plaster
Measurements
35.7 × 20.2 × 25.5 cm
Place/s of Execution
Germany
Accession Number
S1-1994
Department
International Sculpture
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented anonymously through The Art Foundation of Victoria, 1994
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
A maquette of the fragmentary (seated) nude torso of Beethoven, this being the central (white marble) section of the monument to the composer now in the collection of the Leipzig Museum.