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Grand Tour Library Busts Of Antinous As Dionysus And Ariadne


£1,750 | $2,330 USD | €1,983 EUR
Item Number: SA645293
Date of manufacture: 1890
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Cella
This antique has been viewed 21 times in the past month with the most views from Australia.


Pair of late 19th Century dark patinated Grand Tour library busts of Dionysus (modeled on the Lansdowne Antinous) and Ariadne. Black marble socles banded by patinated bronze scenes from antiquity, after the original pairing by Leone Clerici in Rome in 1882. Italian circa 1890.
Based off the King's Road in Langton Street, Chelsea, London, we are dealers in fine decorative antiques from the 18th and 19th Centuries. We specialise in this era of enlightenment, neoclassicism and the Grand Tour, with its far reaching influence on style and taste in Britain, Continental Europe and beyond: elegance in the age of Napoleon. Our extensive stock covers all aspects of this period and decorative antiques influenced by the period. We constantly source new, beautiful items and upload to our site regularly. We are first and foremost antique collectors with over thirty years of experience; we only buy what we love and we hope you will too. All items can be viewed by appointment at our premises in Chelsea at a time convenient to you. Additional images can be supplied on request. More items are available on our website.
Internal Ref: CA1157/45


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1890.


Height = 28.5 cm (11.2")
Width = 11 cm (4.3")
Depth = 11 cm (4.3")

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