07-18-2015 07-18-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2835B Boston
July 18, 2015 10:00 AMCalender

Italian Marble Bust of Emperor Nero

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2835B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 18, 2015 10:00AM


Italian Marble Bust of Emperor Nero, 19th century, ht. 29 1/2 in.

Provenance: Property of a Boston Area Philanthropist.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Some minor sugaring to hair (with related softness to details). Otherwise in good condition with minor surface grime (including paint to reverse) and some small chips and losses along edges and base. Socle matched.

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Nero, Emperor