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    Sale 2172

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Tapestries and Oriental Carpets

    9 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 137

    A BRONZE FIGURE OF LUCRETIA

    WORKSHOP OF FRANCESCO FANELLI (ACTIVE 1608-1661), FIRST HALF 17TH CENTURY

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    A BRONZE FIGURE OF LUCRETIA
    WORKSHOP OF FRANCESCO FANELLI (ACTIVE 1608-1661), FIRST HALF 17TH CENTURY
    Depicted standing and plunging a dagger into her chest on a later ormolu plinth and green and yellow marble base
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high; 14 in. (33.5 cm.) high, overall


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this bronze can be attributed to the workshop of Francesco Fanelli and is identical to a bronze in Welbeck Abbey Museum collection which was a gift from Fanelli to King Charles I.