• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 521

    AN AMERICAN MARBLE BUST OF ANTONIUS AS DIONYSUS

    BY EMMA STEBBINS (1815-1852), ROME, 1865

    Price Realised  

    AN AMERICAN MARBLE BUST OF ANTONIUS AS DIONYSUS
    BY EMMA STEBBINS (1815-1852), ROME, 1865
    Modelled with a foliate wreath, on a waisted socle, inscribed to the reverse 'EMMA STEBBINS/ROME 1865'
    16½ in. (42 cm.) high


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    Emma Stebbins was born and raised in a wealthy New York family. She moved to Rome in 1857 and studied under John Gibson.

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