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Sleeping Hermaphrodite  wikidata:Q4945054 
creator QS:P170,Q160538
Sleeping Hermaphrodite
Borghese Hermaphroditus
label QS:Len,"Borghese Hermaphroditus"
label QS:Lfr,"Hermaphrodite Borghèse"
Object type sculpture
object_type QS:P31,Q860861
  • English: Hermaphroditus asleep. Greek marble, Roman copy from the Imperial Era (2nd century CE) after a Greek original, now at the Louvre, Paris (purchased in 1807). The mattress (Carrara marble) was sculpted in 1619 by Gianlorenzo Bernini, commissioned by Cardinal Scipion Borghese.
  • Français : Hermaphrodite endormi, copie romaine d'un original grec. Œuvre romaine de l'époque impériale, IIe siècle ap. J.-C. Depuis 1807 il se trouve au Musée du Louvre.
  • Italiano: Ermafrodito dormiente, copia romana di originale greco. Epoca imperiale, sec.II d.C. Il materasso è stato scolpito e aggiunto da Gianlorenzo Bernini su commissione del cardinale Scipione Borghese. Fino al 1807 fece parte della Collezione Borghese, poi nel 1807 fu ceduto a Napoleone, che lo destinò al Museo del Louvre, dove si trova tuttora.
Date 2nd century
date QS:P,+150-00-00T00:00:00Z/7
Medium white marble and Carrara marble
institution QS:P195,Q19675
Current location
Antiquités grecques, room 17: d’art grec classique et hellénistique. Sully, ground floor.
This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities).
Accession number
Ma 231, MR 220 Info non-talk.svg
Object location
48° 51′ 37.22″ N, 2° 20′ 15.36″ E info Edit coordinates on Wikidata
Place of discovery Santa Maria della Vittoria
Object history
Exhibition history
References Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 887
Authority control
Sleeping Hermaphrodite 
ancient marble sculpture, modified by Gianlorenzo Bernini
Borghese Hermaphroditus Louvre Ma231.jpg
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Instance of statue
Material used
LocationGardens of Sallust, Q3558478, Greek antiquities, room 17, France
Location of discovery
Commissioned by
  • Borghese Collection (1608)
  • Department of Greek, Etruscan, and Roman Antiquities of the Louvre (1807)
Inventory number
  • Ma 231
  • MR 220
  • 2nd century
Time of discovery or invention
  • 1608
Significant event
48° 51′ 37.22″ N, 2° 20′ 15.36″ E
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Speči hermafrodit (sl); Hermaphrodite endormi (fr); Śpiący Hermafrodyta (pl); Yatmış hermafrodit (az); Спящий Гермафродит (ru); Гермафрадыт Баргезэ (be); 잠자는 헤르마프로디토스 (ko); Hermafrodita Dormindo (pt); Sleeping Hermaphrodite (en); هرمافرودیته خفته (fa); Hermafrodito durmiente (es); Ermafrodito dormiente (it) scultura antica in marmo (it); copie romaine d'une statue grecque (fr); ancient marble sculpture, modified by Gianlorenzo Bernini (en); sculptuur van Gian Lorenzo Bernini (nl); פסל (he); patông (ace) Hermaphrodite Borghese (fr); Borghese Hermaphroditus (en)

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