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    Sale 7745

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture & Clocks

    9 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 82

    A BRONZE GROUP OF THE RAPE OF A SABINE

    AFTER GIAMBOLOGNA, VENETIAN, EARLY 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BRONZE GROUP OF THE RAPE OF A SABINE
    AFTER GIAMBOLOGNA, VENETIAN, EARLY 17TH CENTURY
    The three-figure group on an integrally cast naturalistic plinth with moulded rim; on a later cylindrical marble pedestal with square base; dark brown patina with lighter high points; chips and repairs to base
    11¾ in. (29.7 cm.) high; 16 1/8 in. (41 cm.) high, overall


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN