Angelo de Rossi (active circa 1800)
Italian, Rome, early 19th century
After the Antique
signed: ANGELO DEROSSI ROMA, inscribed in red ink to the base: F.619 and the tree trunk inscribed in Greek: ΑΙΑΣΙΑν / ΔΟΣΙΘΕΟ / ΦΕΕΣΙΟΣ / ΕΠΟΙΕΙ
bronze, on a marble base
bronze: 26cm., 10¼in.
base: 7 by 17cm., 2¾ by 6¾in.
The Princely House of Liechtenstein, Vienna, before 1944, Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944, on loan to the Bank in Liechtenstein AG, Vaduz, 1988, Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1998;
their sale, Christie's Amsterdam, 1 April 2008, lot 152;
private collection, the Netherlands