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    Sale 11899

    Sculpture

    13 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 30

    A MARBLE BUST OF A BISHOP

    ITALIAN, CIRCA 1816-1830

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MARBLE BUST OF A BISHOP
    ITALIAN, CIRCA 1816-1830
    Sitter wearing the Polish/Russian Order of the White Eagle and the smaller cross of the Savoy and the Order of SS. Maurizio e Lazzaro, founded in 1816, the socle inscribed CANOVA
    26 in. (66 cm.) high, 31. 1/2 in. high (80 cm.), high overall


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    Literature

    F. Romei & P. Tosini, Collezioni veneziane nelle foto di Umberto Rossi: dipiniti e disegni dal XIV al XVIII secolo, Naples, 1995, p. 180, no. F44867 (illustrated).