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An image of Patroclus by order of Achilles consigning Briseis to the heralds of Agamemnon by Ferdinando Fontana
Alternate image of Patroclus by order of Achilles consigning Briseis to the heralds of Agamemnon by Ferdinando Fontana

Ferdinando Fontana

(Italy 26 Dec 1791 – 22 Aug 1847)

Title
Patroclus by order of Achilles consigning Briseis to the heralds of Agamemnon
Year
1809
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
marble freize
Dimensions

64.0 x 65.6 x 122.5cm?

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., incised "F. FONTANA...1809."
Credit
Purchased by the Colonial Secretary and transferred to the Gallery 1888
Accession number
1290
Location
Not on display