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    Sale 5379

    Vintage & Modern Jewellery at South Kensington

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 125

    A bracelet, by Nino D'Antonio Germano

    Price Realised  


    A bracelet, by Nino D'Antonio Germano
    Composed of five shaped panels each cast in high relief, the centre depicting the seated figure of Hercules with a club, the other four Hercules at his labours, approximately 17.2 cm. long, circa 1960, four panels with engraved signature

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    Post Lot Text

    C.f. S Brecker (translator), Nino D'Antonio Germano Studio Catalogue Book, p. 118-119 for a similar bracelet.

    Nino d'Antonio Germano was born in 1926 into a family of jewellers and learnt traditional methods of jewellery manufacture including wax casting. Also a bronze sculptor and painter, his influences were classical themes.