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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 490

    STATUE EN BRONZE REPRESENTANT ORPHEE

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

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    STATUE EN BRONZE REPRESENTANT ORPHEE
    D'APRES GIROLAMO CAMPAGNA (1550-APRES 1623), XVIIEME SIECLE
    Représenté nu, debout en contrapposte, tenant une lyre dans sa main gauche; sur une base circulaire entièrement moulée et un piédestal d'époque postérieure en marbre et ardoise de forme cylindrique; patine brun foncé à rehauts cuivrés; petits manques et accidents
    Hauteur: 32.2 cm. (12¾ in.); Hauteur totale: 43.5 cm. (17 in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A BRONZE FIGURE OF ORPHEUS
    AFTER GIROLAMO CAMPAGNA (1550-AFTER 1623), 17TH CENTURY
    Depicted nude, standing in contrapposto and holding his lyre in his left hand, on an integrally cast circular plinth and later cylindrical marble and slate pedestal; dark brown patina with brassy high points; minor losses and damages