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Medium
marble
Measurements
84.7 × 60.2 × 30.7 cm
Accession Number
1996.401.1
Department
International Sculpture
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1996
Gallery location
Gallery 5
Level 2, NGV Australia
Description
The head of the male bust looks to the right. The chin is clean-shaven, but the side whiskers extend down into an impressive pair of 'muttonchops'. The shoulders and chest are gently draped and the bust is mounted on a turned socle. The bust is inscribed on the back : c. Summers. Sct / ROMA / 1877

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