1 October 2002
A set of five Italian white marble sculptures
By Donatello Gabbrielli, Florence, Early 20th Century
Depicting Dante, Machiavelli, Ghiberti, De Medici and possibly Niccolo da Uzzano; each on a circular spreading socle, signed GABBRIELLI.DONATELLO, FIRENZE; four inscribed with the sitter's name
26 in. (66 cm.) high without the socle (5)
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