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Portrait Bust (3D) of Benjamin Collins Brodie, by Cesare Fantacchiotti, Florence, 1878.

Inventory Number: 84958
Object Type:
Persons: Cesare Fontaschiotti (Maker)
Date Created: 1878
Place Created: Florence Italy Europe
Accession Number: 1938-5
Brief Description: Marble portrait bust, signed "Cesare Fontacchiotti / Scolpiva in / Firenze, 1878", of Sir Benjamin Collins Brodie of Balliol College.

Brodie was Aldrichian Professor of Chemistry in the University of Oxford from 1855 until 1865, and the first Waynflete Professor of Chemistry from 1865 until 1872.
Primary Inscriptions: "Cesare Fantacchiotti / Scolpiva in / Firenze, 1878"
Provenance: Presented by Miss Brodie in 1938.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Marble
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
680 410 310

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