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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 650

    PAIRE DE STATUES REPRESENTANT APOLLON MUSAGETE ET MINERVE

    VENISE, XVIIEME SIECLE

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    PAIRE DE STATUES REPRESENTANT APOLLON MUSAGETE ET MINERVE
    VENISE, XVIIEME SIECLE
    En bronze, chacune représentée en contrapposte, Apollon tenant une lyre, un agneau à ses pieds, Minerve portant une armure; reposant sur une base octogonale, et sur un piedestal moderne en marbre; patine brune
    Hauteur: 50 cm. (19¾ in.), Hauteur totale: 70 cm. (27½ in.) (2)


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    Post Lot Text

    A PAIR OF BRONZE FIGURES OF APOLLO MUSAGETES AND MINERVA
    VENETIAN, 17TH CENTURY
    Each depicted in contrapposto, Apollo carrying a lyre in his left hand and with a lamb at his feet, Minerva dressed in armour; each on an integrally cast octagonal plinth and modern moulded marble pedestal; medium brown patina