Castor and Pollux.

Carlo Albacini (active 17691812).
Marble. After the Antique.

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

2004 Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy.
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
Keywords: marble statue Dioscuri Dioskouroi Castor and Pollux Polydeuces Antinous Antinoius Antinoos Antinoo Carlo Albacini after the Antique go out become extinct torch two torch laureate wreath symbol of the death decease patera altar garland bucrane bucranium Proserpina Kore Persephone crown pomegranate Orestes and Pylades Artemis the San Ildefonso Group sculptor Carlo Albacini
History of Ancient Rome