Marble bust portraying Lazzaro Spallanzani, standing above a two-parts basement, one with the dedication, the second bearing the symbols of the caduceus of Hermes and the rod of Asclepius, with branches of laurus.


  • Title: Lazzaro Spallanzani portrait bust
  • Creator: Paolo Aleotti
  • Date: 1846/1846
  • Location: Musei Civici di Reggio Emilia
  • Physical Dimensions: w49 x h202 x d45
  • Photographer: Carlo Vannini
  • Period: Second half of XIX century
  • Bibliography: Campanini N. “Storia documentale del Museo di Lazzaro Spallanzani”, Bologna, 1888
  • Type: Sculpture

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