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A cardboard cameo cover featuring a handwritten list identifying cameos numbered from 302-315. " Opere di Thorvaldsen " is headed at the top of the list.
Media/Materials
Production Date
Circa 1800-1840
Subject Place
Credit Line
This list relates to a set of plaster, gilt edged cameos by an unknown maker which are after Bertel Thorvaldsen, one of the most important European representatives of Neo-Classicist sculptural art. The set of cameos are framed and mounted behind glass but it appears they originally were contained in albums. They belonged to Peter and Helen Wilson.
Accession No
A90.763

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