04-05-2014 04-05-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2715B Boston
April 5, 2014 10:00 AMCalender
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Two Grand Tour Green Serpentine Marble Figures of the Dog of Alcibiades and Il Porcellino

$308$250
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2715B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 05, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Two Grand Tour Green Serpentine Marble Figures of the Dog of Alcibiades and Il Porcellino, Italy, late 19th century, each seated on rectangular base, the Dog of Alcibiades or Jennings Dog, ht. 4 5/8, lg. 5; Il Porcellino or the Wild Boar of Florence, ht. 5 1/4, lg. 5 7/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

Each with small scattered unobtrusive nicks and chips.


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Italy