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Italian Patinated Bronze of "The Dying Gaul"

first quarter 20th century, now identified as a gladiator, incised signature "Marcelli Rinaldi" and localized "Roma" along back edge of self-base, on a conforming molded marble and bronze base. after the ancient Roman marble (itself a copy of a ca. 3rd century BCE Hellenistic sculpture) now conserved at the Capitoline Museum, Rome.
h. 16", w. 30", d. 14"

Notes: Reference: Haskell, Francis and Penny, Nicholas. Taste and the Antique - the Lure of Classical Sculpture, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1981, pp. 224-227.
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Italian Patinated Bronze of "The Dying Gaul"

Estimate $1,500 - $2,500Apr 27, 2019
Starting Price $1,200
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