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Perseus with the Head of Medusa

Antonio Canova
(Italian, Possagno 1757–1822 Venice)

Patron: Commissioned by Count Jan and Countess Valeria Tarnowski (Dzików, Poland)
Date: 1804–6
Culture: Italian, Rome
Medium: Marble
Dimensions: Overall (confirmed): H. 95 1/2 x W. 75 1/2 x D. 40 1/2 in. (242.6 x 191.8 x 102.9 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1967
Accession Number: 67.110.1

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