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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 68

    A NORTH ITALIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A PUTTO

    CIRCLE OF ANDREA RICCIO, EARLY 16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH ITALIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A PUTTO
    CIRCLE OF ANDREA RICCIO, EARLY 16TH CENTURY
    On a later wooden socle, with oval paper label inscribed 287 and painted inventory number B222, losses to the extremities
    14 cm. high; 24 cm. high overall


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    Provenance

    With Ricchetti, Venice, acquired in 1885 by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
    Vienna, before 1944.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944.


    Literature

    L. Planiscig, Andrea Riccio, Vienna, 1927, p. 201, pl. 227.
    U. Thieme-F. Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler, Vol. 28, Leipzig, 1934, p. 261.