14 September 2006
A CARVED MARBLE HEAD OF FLORA
ITALIAN, 17TH OR 18TH CENTURY
Depicted facing frontally and wearing a garland to her hair; on a modern metal frame; restoration to the nose
14½ in. (37 cm.) high; 23 in. (58.5 cm.) high, overall
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'Composition monochrome', Vogue Decoration, April 1986, cover photograph.
'Nel castello delle Avanguardie', Antiquariato, July 2003, p. 45.
'A sketch in pastels', Salon Interior, January 2005. p. 239.
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