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Italian Sienna Marble Grand Tour Ruins

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3115B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Italian Sienna Marble Grand Tour Ruins, 19th century, modeled after the Roman Temple of Vespasian and Titus, three Corinthian columns supporting a carved frieze and architraves, inscribed "ESTITVER," ht. 25 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

In overall very good condition. There are two loose joints.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

1st millennium, Ancient Greek architecture, Ancient Greek temple, Ancient Rome, Corinthian order, Flavian dynasty, Roman Empire, Temple of Vespasian and Titus, Titus, Vespasian

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