• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 1

    A CARVED MARBLE FIGURE OF THE SPINARIO

    AFTER THE ANTIQUE, ITALIAN, LATE 18TH OR EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CARVED MARBLE FIGURE OF THE SPINARIO
    AFTER THE ANTIQUE, ITALIAN, LATE 18TH OR EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Depicted seated on a rock and pulling a splinter from his proper left foot; on an integrally carved circular plinth; weathering, minor restorations, traces of lichen throughout
    31 1/8 in. (79 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY