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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 407

    GROUPE REPRESENTANT VENUS ET L'AMOUR

    D'APRES GIROLAMO CAMPAGNA (1550-1623), ITALIE, XVIIEME SIECLE

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    GROUPE REPRESENTANT VENUS ET L'AMOUR
    D'APRES GIROLAMO CAMPAGNA (1550-1623), ITALIE, XVIIEME SIECLE
    En bronze, Vénus représentée debout cachant son sein gauche de sa main droite et reposant sa main gauche sur la tête de Cupidon se tenant à ses côtés; posant sur une base circulaire, et sur un socle en bronze d'époque postérieure; patine brune à rehauts brun rouge
    Hauteur: 40.5 cm. (16 in.), Hauteur totale: 48.2 cm. (19 in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A BRONZE GROUP OF VENUS AND CUPID
    AFTER GIROLAMO CAMPAGNA (1550-AFTER 1623), ITALIAN, 17TH CENTURY
    Venus depicted standing, with her right hand covering her left breast, with Cupid by her left leg and resting her left hand on his head; on an integrally cast circular plinth and later circular bronze socle; dark brown patina with reddish brown high points