Lot 75
  • 75

Achille d' Orsi

4,000 - 6,000 GBP
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  • Achille d' Orsi
  • Pescatorello con anfore (Fisherboy with amphorae)
  • signed: A d Orsi and the terrasse inscribed: Fonte Giuseppe de Luca / Orto Caramelle a Porta Nolana Napoli
  • bronze, rich brown patina
  • 47.5cm., 18 5/8 in.

Catalogue Note

Achille d'Orsi was the founder of the influential Neapolitan movement of socio-realism in sculpture, which was an important precursor to the work of Gemito. His output was prolific and his works can be found in most of the major museums of Italy.