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After a model by Jean-Jacques Pradier, called James
Swiss, 1790-1852
IL DOLCE FAR NIENTE (VENUS RECLINING)
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After a model by Jean-Jacques Pradier, called James
Swiss, 1790-1852
IL DOLCE FAR NIENTE (VENUS RECLINING)
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19th & 20th Century Sculpture, including works from Cecil Howard’s Studio

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After a model by Jean-Jacques Pradier, called James
Swiss, 1790-1852
IL DOLCE FAR NIENTE (VENUS RECLINING)
signed: PRADIER and inscribed: DODOC FAR NIENTE
bronze. gilt and brown patina, on a white marble base
27 by 49.5cm., 10 3/8  by 19 1/2 in. overall
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Catalogue Note

RELATED LITERATURE
P. Fusco, H.W. Janson, The Romantics to Rodin, exh. cat. Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, 1980, pp. 318-9, no. 180; Statue de Chair, Sculptures de James Pradier (1790-1852), exh. cat., Musée d'art et d'histoire, Geneva and Musée du Luxembourg, Paris, 1985, pp. 263-4; C. Lapaire, James Pradier (1790-1852) et la sculpture française de la génération romantique: catalogue raisonné, Zurich/ Lausanne, 2010, pp. 357-8, no. 291

19th & 20th Century Sculpture, including works from Cecil Howard’s Studio

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London