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Parian figure of Narcissus, Copeland

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An image of Figure. Narcissus. Copeland, England, Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent. Stephens, E. B., modeller (British). Gibson, John, sculptor, after (British, 1790-1866). Art Union of London, distributor. Inscription: Maker's name; marked; NARCISSUS BY GIBSON R.A. modelled by EB STEPHENS and executed in STATUARY PORCELAIN BY COPELAND & GARRETT FOR THE UNION OF LONDON 1846. Parian (porcelain), slip-cast, height 30.9 cm, length 24.1 cm, width 12.8 cm, length, base, 12.8 cm, width, base, 20.9 cm, 1846. Acquisition Credit: Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax from the estate of G. D. V. Glynn, and allocated to the Fitzwilliam Museum.

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Figure. Narcissus. Copeland, England, Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent. Stephens, E. B., modeller (British). Gibson, John, sculptor, after (British, 1790-1866). Art Union of London, distributor. Inscription: Maker's name; marked; NARCISSUS BY GIBSON R.A. modelled by EB STEPHENS and executed in STATUARY PORCELAIN BY COPELAND & GARRETT FOR THE UNION OF LONDON 1846. Parian (porcelain), slip-cast, height 30.9 cm, length 24.1 cm, width 12.8 cm, length, base, 12.8 cm, width, base, 20.9 cm, 1846. Acquisition Credit: Accepted by H. M. Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax from the estate of G. D. V. Glynn, and allocated to the Fitzwilliam Museum.

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  • Accession Number: C.931-2016
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/32.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Sam Cole
  • Image height: 1365 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 70.18kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 32/1
  • Captured: 2017:09:04 14:24:38

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