Future of Centaur Sculptures
Purpose of Report: This report concerns the future of two marble
sculptures purchased by the council in the 1940s: Young Centaur
(tempted by love) and Old Centaur (bound by love), both probably
carved by Bartolomeo Cavaceppi in around 1755.
The Executive will be asked to consider options related to the two centaurs.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Decision Made
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/07/2019
Level of Risk: 04-08 Regular monitoring required;
Decision due: 29/08/19 by Executive
Lead member: Executive Member for Culture, Leisure and Communities
Lead director: Corporate Director of Economy and Place
Department: Directorate of Economy and Place
Consultation has taken place with York Museums Trust and York Conservation Trust.
Making Representations: Please contact the report author for further details.
- 30/08/2019 - Future of Centaurs
- 29/08/2019 - Executive Future of Centaurs 29/08/2019
- Future of Centaur Sculptures