Lorenzo Bartolini 'The Campbell Sisters'

The Victoria and Albert and National Galleries of Scotland jointly acquired Lorenzo Bartolini’s marble sculpture - The Campbell Sisters Dancing a Waltz. This exceptional work, made in Florence around 1821, had previously been subject to an export bar. The acquisition ensures that the piece will remain in the UK on public display.

Lorenzo Bartolini’s marble sculpture The Campbell Sisters Dancing a Waltz
Lorenzo Bartolini’s marble sculpture The Campbell Sisters Dancing a Waltz
Applicant: 
National Galleries of Scotland for National Gallery of Scotland
Location: 
73 Belford Road, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH4 3DS
Region: 
Scotland
Grant awarded: 
£275,000
Year awarded: 
2015