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Boreas Abducting Orithyia


Gaspard Marsy ; Anselme Flamen


c. 1700

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G310
Boreas Abducting Orithyia, Gaspard Marsy      ;    Anselme Flamen
Boreas Abducting Orithyia: Gallery Label - Current
: The Parterre d’eau at Versailles: An Eighteenth-Century Recollection
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Medium: Sculpture | Bronze (reduction cast)
Size: 39 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 19 1/2in., 264.6lb. (100.3 x 47 x 49.5cm, 120kg)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 17th-18th century
Physical Description: a bronze reduction fabricated by an unknown craftsman after a larger marble begun by Marsys and completed by Flamen
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Christina N. and Swan J. Turnblad Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 79.20
Artist: Gaspard Marsy, French, 1624-1681
Role: Sculptor
Life Dates: French, 1624-1681

Artist: Anselme Flamen, French, 1647–1717
Role: Sculptor
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1647–1717
Added to Site: February 28, 2009