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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 446

    A RECONSTITUTED STONE FIGURE OF APOLLO

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, AFTER THE ANTIQUE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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