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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 393

    FIGURE REPRESENTANT HERCULE

    D'APRES GIAMBOLOGNA (1592-1608), ITALIE, DEUXIEME MOITIE DU XVIIEME OU XVIIIEME SIECLE

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    FIGURE REPRESENTANT HERCULE
    D'APRES GIAMBOLOGNA (1592-1608), ITALIE, DEUXIEME MOITIE DU XVIIEME OU XVIIIEME SIECLE
    En bronze, présenté debout, avançant, le bras gauche tendu et brandissant sa massue de la main droite; sur une base rectangulaire entièrement moulée et sur un socle rectangulaire en marbre rosso verona; patine brune à rehauts plus clairs; légères bosselures et éraflures
    Hauteur: 42 cm. (16½ in.), Hauteur totale: 48.2 cm. (19 in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A BRONZE FIGURE OF HERCULES
    AFTER GIAMBOLOGNA (1529-1608), ITALIAN, SECOND HALF 17TH OR 18TH CENTURY Depicted standing astride with his left arm outstretched and raising his club in his right hand; on an integrally cast rectangular plinth and later rectangular shaped rosso verona marble base; medium brown patina with lighter high points; minor dents and scratches