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Record Type: Movable Work
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Juno (sculpture (visual works); Joseph Nollekens (English, 1737 - 1823); 1776; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los A...; 87.SA.108)
Note: Matronly Juno, goddess of marriage in Roman mythology, bares one breast and undoes her dress for Paris's judgment of who among the three goddesses, Venus, Minerva, and Juno, was the most beautiful. This ample figure, crowned and heavily draped, stood with three other marble statues representing Venus, Minerva, and Paris.
Juno (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
sculpture (visual works) [300047090] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name), Visual Works (hierarchy name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

sculptures (preferred)

Creation Date: 1776

Creator Display:
Joseph Nollekens (English, 1737 - 1823) [preferred,JPGM]
Nollekens, Joseph (English sculptor, 1737-1823) Qualifier: undetermined Extent: undetermined [500115852]
Current: J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500329598] J. Paul Getty Museum, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 87.SA.108
Other: Creation: England [7002445] United Kingdom (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: Marble
marble (rock) [300011443]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (hierarchy name), materials (substances), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, rock (inorganic material), metamorphic rock)

Dimensions: Object: H: 139.1 cm (H: 54 3/4 in.)
English (preferred)

Neoclassical [300021477] (preferred,style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods (hierarchy name), <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <modern European styles and movements>)

General Subject:
religion and mythology (preferred)
human figures

Specific Subjects:
Juno [901001346]
.....((Roman characters, Roman iconography, Legend, Religion, Mythology)) (ICON)
marriage (social construct) [300055475]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts (hierarchy name), social science concepts, sociological concepts, social structure) (AAT)
Judgment of Paris [901000636]
.....((Greek narratives, Greek iconography, Legend, Religion, Mythology)) (ICON)

Provenance: Charles Watson-Wentworth, second marquis of Rockingham, - 1782 William Wentworth, fourth earl Fitzwilliam, 1782 - 1833 By inheritance within the Wentworth Fitzwilliam Family, 1833 - 1986 Cyril Humphris, S.A., 1986 - 1987
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Movable Works
Sources and Contributors:
Juno........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Subject: ....... [JPGM,VP]
English ..... [VP]
..... J. Paul Getty Museum, collections online (2000-)
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