04-05-2014 04-05-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2715B Boston
April 5, 2014 10:00AMCalender

Three Grand Tour Models of Roman Buildings

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


Three Grand Tour Models of Roman Buildings, Italy, late 19th century, two of the Pantheon: one alabaster and mounted to a labeled ebonized marble base, total ht. 2 1/2, the other Siena marble with removable dome and mounted to white marble base, total ht. 2 7/8; and alabaster Colosseum mounted to a labeled ebonized marble base, total ht. 2 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Scattered minor loss to black surface on ebonized bases. Alabaster with scattered minor nicks to edges. Marble pantheon with repaired (filled in) chips to rim of cover and edge of base.

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Roman Buildings, Italy, Pantheon