Italian Neo Classic 33.6 inch Bronze Sculpture Silenus
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Directory: Fine Art: Sculpture: Bronze: Pre 1900: Item # 1232312
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
103 Calle San Jose
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901
Spectacular Italian neo classic bronze sculpture of drunken Silenus, a mythological figure representing a good time fellow--the sculpture is based on statue found in archeological dig--this representation was lost wax cast in Naples , Italy signed by the Chiurazzi foundry-top is intricate coiza roman lamp witn satyr masks,two lions surmouted by two dolphins---cast in the 1860s--dark brown and verdigris patina-no condition problems or repairs-piece is complete-33inches high standing on 10 inch diameter component bronze base