1872 | Marble
turning their attention abroad. They flocked to Europe to visit London, Paris, Rome, Florence, and Berlin, ... Belle and Florence that Montgomery Gibbs commissioned as part of his agreement to support the sculptor. ... of the bust roughed out and commencing to work on the features, a spot in the marble appeared over ...
Model executed in 1925 | Bronze, parcel-gilt patina, on original onyx base
seduce her. Initially frightened, Europa eventually climbed onto the bull’s back and was carried over the ... Gardner, was inspired by her Titian painting of Europa and created the first of three works devoted to the ... effortlessly through the air. The dolphins beneath the bull symbolize the Mediterranean Sea and the flight to ...
1815 | Oil on panel
David's life and career. Born in Paris, but trained in Rome, David had been the most visible artist in ... their clarity and splendid craftsmanship was revolutionary in many ways: David offered an alternative to ... Napoleon Bonaparte, eventually rallying to Napoleon and becoming his favorite and official ...
1860 | Oil on canvas
enthusiastically turning their attention abroad. They flocked to Europe to visit London, Paris, Rome, Florence, and ... have been instrumental in Hunt’s creating this specific image. Wheelwright brought back to America ... yellows and pinks. Indeed, the entire scene is rich with color, even to the warm browns and greens of the ...
1864 | Oil on canvas
Europe to visit London, Paris, Rome, Florence, and Berlin, the major cities on the Grand Tour. Art ... painted in 1863 and 1864. He intended to exhibit the picture for the first time in the spring exhibition ... in the Tenth Street Studio Building, admired it enough to borrow it first for an exhibition and ...