CANOVA, Antonio
(b. 1757, Possagno, d. 1822, Venezia)

The Thre Graces

1814-17
Marble, height 173 cm
Victoria and Albert Museum, London

In Canova's sculpture, fluid and continuous lines enfold the bodies and outline limbs captured in mid-movement.




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