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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 489

    SCULPTURE REPRESENTANT MARS

    ITALIE DU NORD, FIN DU XVIIEME OU DEBUT DU XVIIIEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    SCULPTURE REPRESENTANT MARS
    ITALIE DU NORD, FIN DU XVIIEME OU DEBUT DU XVIIIEME SIECLE
    En bronze doré, représenté debout en contrapposte, et en tenue guerrière; sur une base carrée entièrement moulée, le socle d'époque postérieure de forme cylindrique en porphyre noir; usure à la dorure
    Hauteur: 21 cm. (8¼ in.), Hauteur totale: 26.6 cm. (10½ in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF MARS
    NORTH ITALIAN, LATE 17TH OR EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Depicted standing in contrapposto; facing to sinister and wearing full military regalia; on an integrally cast square plinth and later cylindrical porphyry and black marble base; wear to gilding