London, South Kensington
24 February 2009
AN ITALIAN MARBLE MODEL OF CINCINNATUS
SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
After the Antique, the integral plinth inscribed 'CINCINNATUS'
23½ in. (59.6 cm.) high; 12 in. (30.5 cm.) wide; 7 5/8 in. (19.2 cm.) deep
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Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus (519 BC-430 BC) was an ancient Roman political figure, serving as consul in 460 BC and Roman dictator in 458 BC and 439 BC.
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