The J. Paul Getty Museum

Apollo Belvedere

Object Details

Title:

Apollo Belvedere

Artist/Maker:

James Anderson (British, 1813 - 1877)

Culture:

British

Place:

Rome, Italy (Place Created)

Date:

about 1845 - 1855

Medium:

Albumen silver print

Object Number:

84.XM.635.24

Dimensions:

41 × 29.2 cm (16 1/8 × 11 1/2 in.)

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Object Description

Photograph of the marble sculpture known as the Apollo Belvedere, displayed at the Vatican. It depicts a nude male, with a cape draped over his outstretched arm.

Provenance
Provenance
- 1984

Samuel Wagstaff, Jr., American, 1921 - 1987, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.