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1839-1057, THE BIRTH OF BACCHUS. [JUPITER SEATED ON HIS THRONE IN THE CLOUDS, ATTENDED BY HIS EAGLE, RECEIVING THE INFANT, SEMELE RECLINING ON A CLOUD BENEATH]

  • Record Number: 40001930
  • Sub-database: Poniatowski
  • Reference Number: 1839-1057
  • Material of Original Gem: Cornelian
  • Description: THE BIRTH OF BACCHUS. [JUPITER SEATED ON HIS THRONE IN THE CLOUDS, ATTENDED BY HIS EAGLE, RECEIVING THE INFANT, SEMELE RECLINING ON A CLOUD BENEATH]
  • Inscription Greek: ΣΩΣΤΡΑΤΟΥ
  • Signature: Sostratos
  • Attributed To:
  • Last Recorded Collection: Unknown
  • Previous Collections:
    • Catalogue des pierres gravĂ©es antiques de S.A. le Prince Stanislas Poniatowski ([1830?]-1833): II.18
    • Daktyliothek Poniatowski 1832, Antikensammlung Berlin
    • Christie's, London: 1839-1057
    • Pirzio Biroli Stefanelli, L.: La collezione Paoletti. Stampi in vetro per impronte di intagli e cammei vol.I (2007): VII.170
  • Comments: Glass impression in a private collection, curated by Alenka Simončič, National Gallery of Slovenia.
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