28 - 29 October 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 14,375
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A PAIR OF ITALIAN MARBLE MODELS OF THE MEDICI LIONS
AFTER FLAMINIO VACCA
Each on a plinth base, damages and restorations
27¼ in. (70 cm.) high; 37 in. (94 cm.) long (2)
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These are after the celebrated Medici marble lions, one carved by Flaminio Vacca in the late 16th century as the pendant to an antique lion.
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