Orpheus, Eurydice & Hermes - Item #198
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:
47 Inches High x 39 Inches Wide
Representing the moment in the life of Orpheus when, granted permission to conduct his wife out of Hades, he stops to gaze upon her and is punished for this disobedience by Hermes, who grasps and detains her.
Museum: National Archaeological Museum, Naples
Time Period: Greek
1911 Catalog ID # - 7051