The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Laughing Faun
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • , restoration of an antique original
  • Laughing Faun
  • Italy
  • c.1630
  • Head
  • Red marble, with surface coating (head), alabastro fiorito marble (pedestal), mastic (repairs).
  • Height: 35.6 cm
    Width: 19.1 cm
    Height: 45.9 cm, with socle
  • S11
  • Porphyry Court
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Armand Jean du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu, before 1633; Chateau de Richelieu from 1634
    Probably acquired by Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford by 1871; Sir Richard Wallace, 1890