4 June 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,125
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A RECONSTITUTED STONE FIGURE OF APOLLO
Early 20th Century, after the antique
On a plinth
The figure: 53½ in. (136 cm.) high; The plinth: 26½ in. (67 cm.) high
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Apollo is most often considered the representation of male physical beauty and, like his twin sister Diana, he is also closely associated with hunting as the patron of archery.
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