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A Venetian Legacy – An Italian Private Collection

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A Nove large white-glazed earthenware figure group allegorical of 'Virtue', late 18th/early 19th century
modelled by Domenico Bosello, depicting three female figures in classical dress, 'Fortitude' standing on a circular base thrusting her arm over a flaming brazier supported on a square pedestal, 'Prudence' seated beside holding a mirror, 'Innocence' seated below with a lamb, raised on a circular rocky base applied with flowers,  
35cm., 13 3/4 in. high.
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Catalogue Note

Another Nove version of Virtue, where the figure of Prudence wears a helmet instead of Fortitude is illustrated by A.M. Molfino, L'Arte della porcellana in Italia, Il Veneto e la Toscana, Osimo, 1976, pl. 297.

A Venetian Legacy – An Italian Private Collection

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London