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    Sale 12040

    Interiors

    14 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 188

    A SET OF FOUR ITALIAN CARRARA MARBLE BUSTS OF THE SEASONS

    BY PIETRO FRANCHI, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A SET OF FOUR ITALIAN CARRARA MARBLE BUSTS OF THE SEASONS
    BY PIETRO FRANCHI, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Signed 'P. Franchi'
    28 in. (71 cm.) high


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    Pietrò Franchi worked in Carrara and specialised in creating marble copies of antique statues.

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