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A Young Bacchus: M.12-2015

Object information

Current Location: In storage


A Young Bacchus


Sculptor: Drury, Alfred




Bronze figure of the god Bacchus


History note: Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor, St Andrew's, Fife

Legal notes

Sir Ivor and Lady Batchelor Bequest through The Art Fund

Measurements and weight

Depth: 10.5 cm
Height: 28.8 cm
Width: 11.8 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2015-04-27) by Batchelor, Ivor, Sir and Lady


20th Century
Production date: AD 1916

School or Style



  • Sculpture UK

Components of the work

Plinth Depth 9.3 cm Height 5.4 cm Width 9.7 cm
Figure Depth 9.7 cm Height 23.9 cm Width 10.9 cm

Materials used in production


Techniques used in production

Casting (process) : Bronze, cast and patinated

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 'A. DRURY 1916'
  • Type: Signature

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.12-2015
Primary reference Number: 201434
Old object number: 16
Former loan number: AAL.246-2006
External ID: CAM_CCF_M_12_2015
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 28 May 2015 Updated: Thursday 12 November 2020 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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