Museo Barracco di Scultura Antica

Museo Barracco di Scultura Antica

Museo Barracco di Scultura Antica (Italian, Barracco Museum of Antique Sculpture) is a museum in Rome, Italy, featuring a collection of works acquired by the collector Giovanni Barracco, who donated his collection to the City of Rome in 1902.

Among the works are Egyptian, Assyrian, and Phoenician art, as well as Greek sculptures of the classical period.

Pieces of note

  • Wounded Bitch, a sculpture by Lysippus, Fourth Century BC

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