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Italy  2890  M0059

A 19th Century Bronze of the Dying Gaul from the Greek bronze sculpture of 225 BC and the 19th Century bronze created by Benedetto Boschetti, this sculpture now mounted on a custom walnut base

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Pair of Imposing Early French Empire Recumbent Sphinxes, carved from solid variegated celadon marble and each a female with a human face and a lion’s body draped in an elaborate ceremonial mantel and with their long tresses in tightly rolled braids in the front and a chignon in back, raised on a simple rectangular plinth

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A 19th Century Bronze Neoclassical Roman Figure draped in Senate Robes and seated in a contemplative position, raised on a rouge royale base above a conforming bronze plinth

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Rare 5th Century Burmese Temple Colossus of Siddhartha Gautama Buddha, executed in solid granite and presented on a bronze and mahogany pedestal

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A 19th Century French Empire Bronze Doré Sculpture of a neoclassical muse reclining on a klismos bench, holding a fan and embracing a putto mounted on a issori verde stepped marble plinth resting on a shaped mahogany and burl wood base raised on conforming flattened bun feet

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Very Rare 200-300 A.D. Carved Stone Head of a Syrian Youth from the ancient Roman province of Syria presented on a later stand

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A 16th Century and Possibly Earlier Italian Carved Polychrome Madonna and Child, retaining the original finish and exhibiting remarkable facial expressions and fabric draping of a master carver

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Pair of Early 19th Century Roman Carrara Marble Statues, one of Diana the Huntress and one of Heracles, both exquisitely sculpted and poised on later rectangular stone pedestals; available individually or as the pair

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

An 18th Century Polychrome and Carved Roman Soldier, now mounted on a stepped socle and dressed in vestments of the Roman Legions

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Pair of English 19th Century Staffordshire Spaniels, of rust red color and presented on later custom mahogany museum mounts

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Magnificent 19th Century Alabaster Statue of a young woman dressed in the Greek manner, mosty likely Diana the Huntress

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Continental Bronze Nude of a Neoclassical Wrestler

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A 19th Century Pair of Carrara Marble Statues, “Joy and Sadness” Signed by Milanese Master Sculptor Antonio Tantardini (1829-1879), the child wearing an embroidered bodice with her hair falling into ringlets, with “Joy” holding a woven basket of freshly picked flowers and “Sadness” cradling a small kitten with an injured paw

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Delightful 19th Century Carved Bone Bust of a Smiling Amorino raised on a sculpted circular onyx socle

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Dramatic 19th Century Capo di Monte Porcelain Rooster

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A 19th Century Italian Bronze Recumbent Putto resting on a rocaille formation and raised on a variegated black marble base

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

An Imposing Pair of Late 19th Century Cast Stone Borghese Urns Embellished with Bacchanalian Masks and raised on squared and lozenged pedestals above stepped and moulded plinths

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Regal Pair of 18th Century Terra Cotta Marzocco Florentine Lions, each with one paw atop the world, representing the powerful global position of the Renaissance Florentine city state

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Rare 16th Century Carrara Marble Bas Relief Plaque of Pope Pius V (1504-1572), canonized as a Saint for his works in reinforcing papal authority and attempting to create a Christian European alliance to break the power of the 16th c. Islamic empire

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Playful 19th Century Bronze Bacchant Putto Wearing a Grapevine Wreath on His Head, holding a drinking cup above his head, and with his pipes of pan (penta pipe) at his feet

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Handsome Bronze Sculpture of a Big Horn Sheep, signed and dated by E. H. Bohlin (b.1895-d.1980), famed Western sculptor and silversmith, represented in museum collections including The Museum of the American West

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

An 18th Century Spanish Articulated Polychrome Devotional Figure of Jesus, used as ancona and in processionals with positions and garments changed to suit the religious event or celebration

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Pair of 19th Century Partially Glazed White Faience Pigeons

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Whimsical Early 19th Century Terra Cotta Fountain Ornament of a Boy on a Dolphin, presented on a circular and stepped faux marble socle

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

An Impressive 17th Century Carved Wood Statue of Saint Jude, the saint of hopeless causes, in a glorious gold robe with original polychrome accents and a burgundy cape

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Pair of 18th Century Carrara Marble Lions in Repose, with exquisitely carved heads, claws, eyes and rib cages, on octagonal plinth bases

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Carved 18th Century Roman Marble Urn, the cup adorned with swags of fruit with floret centers, flying banners, and laurel lambrequins, surmounted by a cover with ball finial, all on a plinth base

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Pair of 18th Century Polychrome and Parcel-Gilt Wood Figurines of two women in bonnets, vests and skirts, one holding a pair of billing turtle doves, and the other holding a basket of fruit

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

An Exquisite Pair of 18th Century Duomo Polychrome and Parcel-Giltwood Angels, exhibiting exquisite detailing and original polychrome finish

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A 19th Century Terra Cotta Dog, sitting at attention

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A Pair of 17th Century South German Stone Putti Architectural Elements

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   


Italy  2890  M0059

A 19th Century Terra Cotta Sculpture of an 18th Century Scion to an aristocratic French family during the reign of Louis XV, quite possibly the Comte de Buffon, Georges-Louis Leclerc (1707-1788), the noted naturalist and author of Histoire Natural

Height 9 1/2″; Width 16 1/2″; Depth 9″
   

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