The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Seated boy playing a flute
  • Italian School , 17th century (Rome), model
  • Seated boy playing a flute
  • France
  • probably mid-18th century (cast)
    mid 17th century (model)
  • Statuette
  • Heavy, brassy alloy. Lost-wax cast with reddish-brown patina. Hair and terrain bases punched. Gilt-bronze base.
  • Statuette, Height: 26 cm
    Base, Height: 4.4 cm
  • S204
  • East Drawing Room
Further Reading
  • First recorded when lent by the 4th Marquess to the Musée Retrospectif exhibition, Paris, 1865