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Bronze door knocker with hercules and lions

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An image of Metalwork. Door Knocker with Hercules and Lions. Unknown, sculptor, Venice. Bronze, cast, height, whole, 31.5 cm, circa 1560-1630. Renaissance.

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Metalwork. Door Knocker with Hercules and Lions. Unknown, sculptor, Venice. Bronze, cast, height, whole, 31.5 cm, circa 1560-1630. Renaissance.

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  • Accession Number: M.27-1917
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/27.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Jaymes Sinclair
  • Image height: 1024 pixels
  • Image width: 882 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.6 (Macintosh)
  • Filesize: 174.94kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 27/1

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16th Century 17th Century Artistic Movement Date Department Fitz_AA Heracles Herakles Hercules Italian Material Nationalities Object Type Other Keywords People Renaissance Venetian School Workflow _WF_AdOK _WF_KWD _WF_OPACtd _WF_PCtd animals bronze cast club door knockers hero heroic lions male male nude muscles muscular mythological mythology nude strength strong

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