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77
Venetian, 17th century
A BRONZE FIGURE OF MARS
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 27,600 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
77
Venetian, 17th century
A BRONZE FIGURE OF MARS
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 27,600 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Venetian, 17th century
A BRONZE FIGURE OF MARS

the standing nude figure with punched helmet and drapery in his left hand and a sword behind him in his right


25.5cm., 10in.
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Catalogue Note

Compositionally the influence of Prieur's Mercury, depicting a similarly nude helmeted figure with drapery falling forwards between the legs, is evident in the present bronze. The triangular base suggests it was intended as an andiron figure.

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