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Italian, 19th century, after the Antique | Italie, XIXe siècle, d'après l'Antique

Bust of Dionysos | Buste de Dionysos

Italian, 19th century, after the Antique | Italie, XIXe siècle, d'après l'Antique

Italian, 19th century, after the Antique | Italie, XIXe siècle, d'après l'Antique

Bust of Dionysos | Buste de Dionysos

Bust of Dionysos | Buste de Dionysos

Italian, 19th century, after the Antique

Bust of Dionysos


white marble bust

H. 62 cm; 24 ⅖ in.

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Italie, XIXe siècle, d’après l’Antique

Buste de Dionysos


buste en marbre blanc

H. 62 cm ; 24 ⅖ in.

The bust is in good condition overall, with minor surface dirt in crevices. Several natural inclusions to the marble, consistent with the material. Minor wear to the surface and some light yellow discoloration, due to outside exposure. Several joints visible to the bust, in particular one vertical joint through the proper left side (from the top of his hair to his chest), and another diagonal through his chest. The nose appears to have been restored, with joints visible. Several minor losses to the marble, in particular to the high points and along the lower edges of the bust.

The base probably later, with minor losses, in particular along the edges and to the front proper left corner.


Please note: Condition XVI of the Conditions of Business for Buyers (Online Only) is not applicable to this lot. (Veuillez noter que l'Article XVI des Conditions Générales de Vente applicables aux Vendeurs (Ventes Effectuées Exclusivement en Ligne) n'est pas applicable pour ce lot.)

 

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