• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 577

    AN ITALIAN GREEN MARBLE AND ALABASTER REDUCTION OF PERSEUS HOLDING THE HEAD OF MEDUSA

    FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY, AFTER THE MODEL BY BENVENUTO CELLINI

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ITALIAN GREEN MARBLE AND ALABASTER REDUCTION OF PERSEUS HOLDING THE HEAD OF MEDUSA
    FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY, AFTER THE MODEL BY BENVENUTO CELLINI
    The base inscribed 'IL PERSEO DI BENVENUTO CELLINI/GALLERIA DANTE ZOI/FIRENZE'
    77 in. (196 cm.) high


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the missing sword for this lot will be replaced at Christie's expense and arrangement.


    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of a Distinguished Private Austrian Collector