07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Bronze "Grand Tour" Figure of Lorenzo de Medici after Michelangelo

$652$550
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Bronze "Grand Tour" Figure of Lorenzo de Medici after Michelangelo, late 19th century, from the figure on the Medici tombs in the Sagrestia Nuova in Florence, the pensive, seated figure in Roman warrior's dress, with coppery patina, edge of the square base engraved "Reduction Sauvage," ht. 12 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

minor age wear and some wear to the patina.

Keywords

Lorenzo de Medici