1 April 2008
A NORTH ITALIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF A PUTTO
CIRCLE OF ANDREA RICCIO, EARLY 16TH CENTURY
On a later wooden socle, with oval paper label inscribed 287 and painted inventory number B222, losses to the extremities
14 cm. high; 24 cm. high overall
With Ricchetti, Venice, acquired in 1885 by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
Vienna, before 1944.
Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944.
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L. Planiscig, Andrea Riccio, Vienna, 1927, p. 201, pl. 227.
U. Thieme-F. Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler, Vol. 28, Leipzig, 1934, p. 261.
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