4 November 1992,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 825
GBP 400 - GBP 600
A 19th century Italian bronze figure, after the Antique, of the Dancing Faun with Cymbals, on a circular waisted socle -- 13½in. (34cm.) high, overall.
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The Antique prototype of the Faun with Cymbals was recorded in the mid-17th century as being in the collection of the Grand Duke of Tuscany, in Florence.
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