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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 424

    A BRONZE FIGURE OF BACCHUS

    ITALY, CIRCA 1890, CAST BY SOMMER OF NAPLES

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BRONZE FIGURE OF BACCHUS
    ITALY, CIRCA 1890, CAST BY SOMMER OF NAPLES
    After the Antique, standing holding aloft a brazier with relief cast classical bowl on a base inscribed 'Sommer Napoli'
    26 in. (66 cm.) high on a bronzed terracotta classical pedestal 39 ½ in. (100.5 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a German Collector (118-119, 130 & 428)