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Giovanni Mollica
A SET OF TEN SMALL TERRACOTTA BUSTS OF ROMAN EMPERORS
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
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Giovanni Mollica
A SET OF TEN SMALL TERRACOTTA BUSTS OF ROMAN EMPERORS
Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 17,500 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Giovanni Mollica
NAPLES ACTIF 1842 -1862
A SET OF TEN SMALL TERRACOTTA BUSTS OF ROMAN EMPERORS
Quantity: 10
each bust signed Giovanni Mollica and entitled with the name of the sitter
terracotta
Haut. 20 cm et 23 cm; height 7 4/5 in. and 9 in.
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Literature

A. Panzetta, Nuovo Dizionario degli scultori Italiani dell' Ottocento e del Primo Novecento, t. II, Torino, 2003, p. 584.

Catalogue Note

Giovanni Mollica founded a ceramic workshop in 1842 in Naples, via Santa Lucia. In 1862 his sons Ciro, Achille and Alexander took over the family business and continued its activity until the end of the century.

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