The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Nessus carrying off Deianira
  • Giambologna (1524 - 1608) , After a model from the workshop of
  • Pietro Tacca (1577 - 1640), Probably after a model by
  • Nessus carrying off Deianira
  • Florence, Italy
  • early 17th century
  • Statuette
  • Bronze
  • Height: 81.9 cm
  • S114
  • Great Gallery
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Marchioness of Thomond sale, Christie's, 19 May 1821, no. 35; bought by Lord Yarmouth (subsequently 3rd Marquess of Hertford). Recorded at Dorchester House in 1842. Countess Zichy from 1842. St Dunstan's sale, 1855, no. 55; bought by Samuel Mawson for the 4th Marquess of Hertford.