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    Sale 2771

    The Sculpture Sale

    21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1061

    AV

    YOUNG HERCULES - A RELIEF

    Price Realised  

    AV
    YOUNG HERCULES - A RELIEF
    Copper, in rounded rectangular copper frame
    51 x 46 cm.
    Moulded monogram AV


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    Depicting the episode from Greek mythology about the child Hercules
    killing the two poisonous snakes sent by Hera out of jealousy of the
    adultery of her husband Zeus with Hercules' mother Alcmene.

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