12 December 2000
A PAIR OF BRONZE ANDIRON FIGURES REPRESENTING WAR AND PEACE
AFTER TIZIANO ASPETTI, 17TH CENTURY STYLE
Each on an integrally cast circular plinth and a modern square marble pedestal.
Greenish brown patina; the warrior formerly holding a lance (?), now lacking; other minor losses.
21½ and 21 in. (54.5 and 53.3 cm.) high (2)
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L. Planiscig, Venezianische Bildhauer der Renaissance, Vienna, 1921, fig. 620.
G. Mariacher, Bronzetti Veneti del Rinascimento, Vicenza, 1971, fig. 142.
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