• The Manolo March Collection Fr auction at Christies

    Sale 7817

    The Manolo March Collection From Son Galcerán, Mallorca

    28 - 29 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 322

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN MARBLE MODELS OF THE MEDICI LIONS

    AFTER FLAMINIO VACCA

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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    Provenance

    Supplied by Pierre Lottier for Sa Torre Cega, Cala Ratjada, Mallorca in 1965.