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    Sale 2771

    The Sculpture Sale

    21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1021

    REDUCTION CAST AFTER THE MARBLE FIGURE BY MICHELANGELO (1475-1564), LATE 19TH OR EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Moses

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    REDUCTION CAST AFTER THE MARBLE FIGURE BY MICHELANGELO (1475-1564), LATE 19TH OR EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Moses
    brown patinated bronze
    40 cm. high
    and A reduction cast after the marble figure by Michelangelo (1475-1564), late 19th or early 20th Century, Lorenzo de'Medici, brown patinated bronze, 40 cm. high (2)


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    The original marble statue of Moses, the central figure of the Tomb of Julius II was executed by Michelangelo (1475-1564) in 1513-1515 for the San Pietro in Vincoli in Rome where it still is today.
    The original marble statue of Lorenzo de'Medici, Duke of Urbino, part of the Medici Chapel was executed by Michelangelo in 1524-1531(?) for the New Sacristy, San Lorenzo in Florence where it still is today.

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