1 April 2008
A BRONZE MODEL OF A TOAD
PADUAN, 16TH CENTURY
Naturalistically modelled with a gaping mouth, with painted inventory number B.39 and JAN 244, minor losses to the extremities, the feet drilled
8 cm. high
With Stefano Bardini, Florence, acquired in 1880 by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1999.
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L. Planiscig, Andrea Riccio, Vienna, 1927, p. 367, pl. 453.
U. Thieme-F. Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler, vol. 28, Leipzig, 1934, p. 261.
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