Renaissance and Baroque Bronzes from the Hill Collection

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Exhibition Dates:

January 28 through June 15, 2014

close up of head of a horse bronze sculpture

This winter and spring the Frick will present Renaissance and Baroque Bronzes from the Hill Collection, a distinguished private collection of thirty-three statuettes, sculptures, and a relief.  These works represent more than twenty years of avid engagement on the part of Janine and J. Tomilson Hill, collectors who are better known for their interest in post-war painting.  The bronzes, which have never before been shown to the public as a group, span the early sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries, from the inception of the genre in Renaissance Italy to its conclusion as a European wide phenomenon during the late Baroque period.