22 March 2001,
Price realised GBP 10,575
GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
An Austrian patinated-bronze equestrian group of an Amazone
Cast after the model by Franz von Stuck, Circa 1910
Wearing a helmet, holding a spear in her right hand, on a rectangular base inscribed FRANZ VON STUCK to the side, on a stepped rectangular socle
15¼ in. (38.5 cm.) wide; 25½ in. (64.5 cm.) high; 6¾ in. (17 cm.) deep
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This sculpture is signed Franz Von Stuck which suggests that the bronze was cast after 1905, the year in which the artist was ennobled.
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Please note that the base of this sculpture is stamped with the foundry mark of C.Leyrer Munchen.
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