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Antonio Canova
Exquisite French Patinated Bronze Bust of Emperor Napoleon I, after Canova

1820

$12,000

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An exquisite French patinated bronze Herm Bust of Emperor Napoleon I, circa 1820 After Canova (1757–1822). Mounted on a solid square bronze and green marble base. Extremely fine quality sculpture. Signed Canova and has a foundry mark (unclear). Further marked "Bronze Paris" (see photos). Measures: 15" high x 8.5" wide x 7.5" deep. Very good condition. Ready to place. Antonio Canova was the most celebrated neoclassical artist in Europe.

Details

  • Creator
    Antonio Canova (1757 - 1822, Italian)
  • Creation Year
    1820
  • Dimensions
    Height: 15 in. (38.1 cm)Width: 8.5 in. (21.59 cm)Depth: 7.5 in. (19.05 cm)
  • Medium
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Gallery Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU115125255042

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