Bust of Gilbert Munger on Pedestal


From Madison Historical Society

Date manufactured/created
1890
Date manufactured/created
Curatorial Description
Cast bronze bust of artist Gilbert Munger (1837-1903) by Massimiliano (Max) Contini (Italian, born ca. 1850).  Commissioned by Gilbert from a photo taken in Nice, France in 1890.  Gilbert, a renowned landscape artist, was born in Madison (see www.tfaoi.com/aa/4aa/4aa59.htm for more info). Waist level bust depicts him in a coat with flaring fur collar and a medal around his neck.  Pedestal has a brass plaque with his name and date.  H: 22", W: 25", D: 18".  Pedestal H: 36 1/2", W: 16", D: 13".
Dimensions
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Measurement Types: Item (Overall)
Accession/ID number
MHS 1