Bronze statues
by Benvenuto CELLINI

In addition to his masterpiece, the bronze statue of Perseus in Florence, Cellini produced other large-scale bronze statuary, most important being the Nymph of Fontainebleau and the bust of Cosimo I de' Medici.

Preview Picture Data File Info Comment
Nymph of Fontainebleau
1542-44
Bronze, 205 x 409 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris

1438*1000
True Color
220 Kb



Nymph of Fontainebleau (detail)
1542-44
Bronze
Musée du Louvre, Paris

1156*800
True Color
217 Kb



Nymph of Fontainebleau (detail)
1542-44
Bronze
Musée du Louvre, Paris

1282*700
True Color
193 Kb



Bust of Cosimo I
1546-47
Bronze, height 110 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

648*907
True Color
60 Kb



Bust of Cosimo I (detail)
1546-47
Bronze
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

872*1200
True Color
148 Kb



Bust of Cosimo I (detail)
1546-47
Bronze
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

990*989
True Color
156 Kb



Bust of Cosimo I (detail)
1546-47
Bronze
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

881*1200
True Color
188 Kb



Bust of Bindo Altoviti
1549
Bronze, height 105 cm
Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston

1000*1503
True Color
129 Kb



Sakuki Greyhound
-
Bronze, 18 x 28 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

1122*800
True Color
150 Kb



Ganymede
1548-50
Bronze, height 60 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

1140*1600
True Color
181 Kb



Ganymede
1548-50
Bronze, height 60 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

1121*1600
True Color
159 Kb



Mercury
1545-53
Bronze, height 96 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

1022*1600
True Color
152 Kb



Jupiter
1545-53
Bronze, height 98 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

1015*1600
True Color
151 Kb



Minerva
1545-53
Bronze, height 89 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

892*1600
True Color
141 Kb



Danaë and her Son Perseus
1545-53
Bronze, height 84 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

1118*1600
True Color
153 Kb



Nude of Fear
-
Bronze, height 32 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

1138*1600
True Color
149 Kb



The Rescue of Andromeda
1550s
Bronze, 82 x 90 cm
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

1103*1000
True Color
198 Kb



The Rescue of Andromeda (detail)
1550s
Bronze
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

1300*860
True Color
197 Kb



The Rescue of Andromeda (detail)
1550s
Bronze
Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence

767*1200
True Color
155 Kb




Summary of works by Benvenuto Cellini
Perseus | other bronze statues
salt cellar | medals and coins
sculptures in marble
decorated armour | graphics