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Electrotype figure of George Frideric Handel as Apollo, after Roubiliac

Image attached to M.2-1986

An image of Sculpture/Figure. George Frideric Handel as Apollo. Elkington & Co., England. Roubiliac, Louis François, after (French, 1702-1762 ). Reduced copy of the marble by Roubiliac. The pedestal is inscribed on the front. Bronze electrotype, height, figure, 34.5 cm, width, figure, 18.3 cm, diameter, figure, 27.3 cm, height, base, 20.5 cm, width, base, 20.7 cm, diameter, base, 27.6 cm, circa 1859.

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Sculpture/Figure. George Frideric Handel as Apollo. Elkington & Co., England. Roubiliac, Louis François, after (French, 1702-1762 ). Reduced copy of the marble by Roubiliac. The pedestal is inscribed on the front. Bronze electrotype, height, figure, 34.5 cm, width, figure, 18.3 cm, diameter, figure, 27.3 cm, height, base, 20.5 cm, width, base, 20.7 cm, diameter, base, 27.6 cm, circa 1859.

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  • Accession Number: M.2-1986
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/22.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 769 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 382.38kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 200
  • Fnumber: 22/1
  • Captured: 2016:11:02 11:42:09

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