The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Bust of an African Woman
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Bust of an African Woman
  • Italy, possibly Rome
  • c. 1650
  • Bust
  • Black (bust), white (tunic) and jasper marble (drapery).
  • Bust, Height: 72 cm
    Width: 49.2 cm
    Depth: 30.7 cm
  • S18.1
  • Porphyry Court
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, by 1870