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Grand Tour Bronze Fontana delle Tartarghe Lamp

Auction:
3199T
Lot:
1011
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Auction:
Discovery - 3199T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 16, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Grand Tour Bronze Fontana delle Tartarghe Lamp, Italy, early 20th century, adaptation of the "Turtle Fountain" in Rome's Piazza Mattei, sculpture ht. 14 1/2, base 9 x 9 in.
Estimate $400-600

Repairs to two of the boys' arms.


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

Architecture, Cities in Europe, Fontana delle Tartarughe, Fountain, Mattei family, Muzio Mattei, Visual arts

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