Image size: h 14.9cm x w 17.1cm
Paper size: h 17.5cm x w 21.4cm
Object Type: Salted Paper Print
Mount: gray paper
Physical description: corners clipped
Owner: Foto Museum Antwerpen (FoMu)
Object owner number: P/1971/5
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A large plaster model for the finished sculpture is held at the Victoria & Albert Museum.
Baily's best known work is probably his sculpture of Nelson which graces the top of Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square, London. However, "Eve at the Fountain" was the work that made Baily famous at the age of 34.
The finished marble statue was purchased for the Bristol Museum & Art Gallery in 1826.
Baily and his work is well represented in the online resource, Mapping the Practice and Profession of Sculpture in Britain & Ireland 1851-1951.