Nereids - Item #788
Patina Options and Material Information
Each and every piece is custom finished. A slight variation in color from order to order is to be expected.
Most reproductions are hand-cast in Gypsum reinforced with polymer, glass fiber, burlap and/or metal rods for extra strength.
Here are examples of patina options:
29 Inches High x 77 Inches Wide x 3 Inches Deep
Relief from the Fountain of Innocents created in 1549. The bas-reliefs were removed from the fountain in 1810 and relocated to the Louvre in 1824. The Nymph and Triton resemble a sarcophagus in Grottaferrata popular in Goujon's time; it was a subject of many drawings in the 16th century.
Artist: Jean Goujon
Museum: Louvre Museum, Paris
Origin: The Fountain of the Innocents, Paris
Time Period: Renaissance, 1549
1911 Catalog ID # - 10020