Property from a Private Southern Collection
May 22, 03:43 PM GMT
40,000 - 60,000 USD
SECOND HALF 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
AN ALLEGORY OF SPRING
signed A Batacchi/ Florence
upon circular marble base
height overall 45 ¼ in.; 115 cm.
Batacchi is recorded in Alfonso Panzetta (op. cit. vol I, p. 77), as being active in Florence in the latter part of the 19th century. He worked principally with female models, often depicting allegorical subjects, rendering works with great elegance and sensuality.
Alfonso Panzetta, Nuovo dizionario degli scultori Italiani, Turin, 2003