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Two Superb Italian Pine Bacchanalian Figures
Located in Lymington, Hampshire
Two superb Italian pine Bacchanalian figures dancing with garlands in their hair, one on a wine skin with a horn, the other on a shell with a trumpet.
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Pine

  • Two Superb Italian Pine Bacchanalian Figures
  • Two Superb Italian Pine Bacchanalian Figures
  • Two Superb Italian Pine Bacchanalian Figures
  • Two Superb Italian Pine Bacchanalian Figures
H 53.94 in. W 0.04 in. D 0.04 in.
19th Century Sculpture in White Marble Dust of Carrara Nude of Woman
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Refined sculpture in white Carrara marble dust nude of a young woman dating back to the end of the 19th century. Performed with great artistic skill to note the details. This sculptu...
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Antique 1880s Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

19th Century Italian Sculpture in Plaster Holy Francesco Maria da Camporosso
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Refined italian sculpture in plaster. This large sculpture at almost real height represents Holy Francesco Maria da Camporosso. Francesco Maria da Camporosso, known as the Holy Fathe...
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Antique 1880s Italian Religious Items

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Plaster

Antique Terracotta Bust Sculpture of G. Gabrieli Italian Composer of O Jesu Mi
Located in Lisse, NL
Rare and stunning Italian sculpture of a composer of famous religious music. With pride we offer you this antique and incredibly well crafted bust of 16th century, Venetian composer...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Renaissance Revival Busts

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Terracotta

Late 19th Century Grand Tour Italian Bronze Sculpture of Nude Venus Candlestick
Located in Lisse, NL
Elegant and highly stylish candlestick or table lamp. This handcrafted and heavy quality, bronze candle stick or table lamp from the 1890-1910 era is in very good condition. This ro...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Grand Tour Table Lamps

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Bronze

Bronze Figure on Horseback after the Antiques, Italy, Late 19th Century
By Italian Sculptor 19 th Century
Located in EL Waalre, NL
A bronze figure on horseback after the antiques, Italy, late 19th century. A bronze figure of a classical athlete on horseback, after the antiques, mounted on a plain rectangula...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Classical Roman Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

Sculpture of Bacchus
By Italian Sculptor 19 th Century
Located in London, GB
White marble.
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Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

  • Sculpture of Bacchus
  • Sculpture of Bacchus
  • Sculpture of Bacchus
  • Sculpture of Bacchus
H 37.8 in. W 13.39 in. D 11.03 in.
Italian ‘Grand Tour’ Bronze, Narcissus, circa 1870
By Italian Sculptor 19 th Century
Located in Gargrave, North Yorkshire
Italian ‘Grand Tour’ bronze figure of Narcissus, circa 1870. The naked youth captivated by his reflection in a pool of water. He wears a band of grape and vine, in his wavy hair, and...
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Antique 1870s Italian Greco Roman Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Beautiful 19th Century Italian Sculpture in Bronze Signed by Vincenzo Cinque
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Rare antique bronze sculpture. The sculpture signed Vincenzo Cinque (1852-1929) important Italian sculptor of the city of Naples. This sculpture represents a faun. The Faun is a natu...
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Antique 1880s Italian Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

19th Century Italian Sculpture in Precious White Marble of Carrara, Child
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Refined sculpture in white Carrara marble. The marble used is of the rarest pure and precious. The child is depicted thoughtfully sitting on a beautiful wooden chair. The chair is gi...
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Antique 1880s Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

19th Century Italian Sculpture in Bronze Young Boy Signed G. De Martino
By Giovanni De Martino
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
Fine bronze sculpture, late 19th century collection, depicting a young scugnizzo realized by the Neapolitan artist Giovanni De Martino (1870 - 1935). Bronze of beautiful patina made ...
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Antique 1890s Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Venus 19th Century Italian Marble sculpture
Located in Rochester, NY
"Crouching Venus" 19th century marble sculpture. Venus the god of love and beauty was very popular during the Grand Tour era. An excellent example. Finely carved.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Stone

19th Century, Italian Alabaster Bust of Apollo Belvedere by O. Scheggi
By Bf Italy
Located in Dallas, TX
19th century, beautifully carved alabaster bust of Apollo carved after the example residing in the Vatican. Signed O. Scheggi sitting on a beautiful 19th century, Italian marble plin...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Classical Greek Busts

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Alabaster

Borbonic Officers Sculptures, Made in Italy, 19th century
Located in Roma, IT
This lot is composed of Borbonic officers sculptures, realized in 19th century and in polychrome ceramic. In excellent conditions, under the base the inscription Made in Italy. ...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Italian 19th Century Neoclassical White Carrara Marble Sculpture
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A spectacular Italian 19th century Neo-Classical white Carrara marble sculpture of Paulina Bonaparte signed by Carlo Fossi. Paulina was the sister of Emperor Napoleon and is sculpted...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

Italian Marble Figural Sculpture, Signed L. Madrassi, 19th Century
By Luca Madrassi
Located in Cypress, CA
Magnificent Italian hand carved white marble figural sculpture, signed L. Madrassi. “Le couple d’amoureux” (Young Courting Couple) Late 19th century. Depicting a French couple ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

Italian Carved Marble Sculpture of a Child, 19th Century
Located in Cypress, CA
Exquisite Italian marble hand carved sculpture of a child dressed in Classical robes leaned on a staff, seated on a rock-form naturalistic rock. Meticulous attention was given to th...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

19th Century Terracotta Sculpture
Located in London, GB
A 19th century terracotta sculpture depicting a man.
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

  • 19th Century Terracotta Sculpture
  • 19th Century Terracotta Sculpture
  • 19th Century Terracotta Sculpture
  • 19th Century Terracotta Sculpture
H 27.56 in. W 15.75 in. D 9.85 in.
Italian 19th Century Solid White Carrara Marble Signed Sculpture
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A very impressive Italian 19th century solid white Carrara marble sculpture signed S. Schroeder 1875. The statue is raised on a circular base depicting a draped artist, seated with h...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

Large 19th Century Italian 'Spinario' Bronze Sculpture on Stand
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Large 19th century Italian 'Spinario' bronze sculpture on stand. This is a 19th century copy and the original is in the Capitaline Museum.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

Neoclassical Marble Sculpture of Eirene, Italy, Early 19th Century
Located in Greding, DE
Marble sculpture of sitting Eirene with sword in her lap and raised left arm. The raised hand is missing the index finger and the attribute. As an allegory of peace, she were likely ...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

18th-19th Century Italian Bronze Sculpture a Seated She-Wolf
Located in Atlanta, GA
18th-19th century Italian bronze sculpture of a seated she-Wolf, similar to the Capitoline Wolf /Lupa Capitolina without, Romulus and Remus, with two front paws raised, mounted on or...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Renaissance Revival Animal Sculptures

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Carrara Marble, Ormolu, Bronze

Italian Fish Sculpture Made of 18th and 19th Century Fragments
Located in Dallas, TX
Decorative Italian fish sculpture made of 18th and 19th century fragments. Very unique!
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Antique 19th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Wood, Giltwood

19th Century Bronze Cherub Sculpture
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
8-164 bronze cherub sculpture set atop a mahogany wood base.
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

19th Century Italian Neoclassical Style Silver Sculptures Centaurs Model
Located in Firenze, IT
I proudly offer these high end two antiques and rare 19th century Neoclassical Italian silver statuettes created with the ancient lost wax casting method representing a male and a fe...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

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Silver

19th Century Carrera Italian Marble Sculptured Foot, Hand Carved
Located in London, GB
A Carrera marble carving of a Roman Centurion's foot. Italian 19th century. Realistically carved with straps.
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

Italian 19th Century Verde Prato Marble Alligator Sculpture, from Florence
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A magnificent Italian 19th century Verde Prato marble Alligator sculpture, from Florence. This exceptionally well-executed marble sculpture is raised on a terrain styled base. The ve...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Marble

Italian 19th Century Patinated Bronze and Marble Sculpture Signed Vanetti
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A stunning Italian 19th century patinated bronze and marble sculpture signed Vanetti. The statue is raised on a mottled rectangular Vert Patricia marble base with an elegant bottom o...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

19th Century Bronze Wolf Sculpture
Located in London, GB
A mid-19th century bronze sculpture of a wolf, set upon a green marble plinth.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

  • 19th Century Bronze Wolf Sculpture
  • 19th Century Bronze Wolf Sculpture
  • 19th Century Bronze Wolf Sculpture
  • 19th Century Bronze Wolf Sculpture
H 3 in. W 5.5 in. D 3.3 in.
Italian Pelican Sculpture Made from 18th and 19th Century Wood Fragments
Located in Dallas, TX
Large scale Italian pelican sculpture made from wood fragments from the 18th and 19th century. Such an interesting piece! A true work of art!
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Antique 19th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Giltwood

Antique Bronze Sculpture of Antinous of Belvedere, 19th Century, Italian
Located in Montreal, QC
Antique bronze statue of Antinous of Belvedere who was a close friend or lover of Emperor Hadrian. After his untimely death Hadrian deified him. A striking figure, standing in the nu...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Classical Roman Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Italian Bronze Sculpture Group of the Farnese Bull, 19th Century
Located in Kensington, MD
This Italian bronze sculpture group of the Farnese Bull, after the antique, is handsomely modeled and detailed throughout with a lovely blackish to cocoa brown patination, each separ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Sculpture of Giuseppe Garibaldi, Bronze Sculpture, 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Bronze sculpture of Giuseppe Garibaldi standing, 19th century. Very good conditions. This artwork is shipped from Italy. Under existing legislation, any artwork in Italy created ...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Italian 19th Century White Carrara Marble Sculpture of Adam and Eve
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A beautiful Italian 19th century white Carrara marble sculpture of Adam and Eve. The sculpture is raised by a rock-shaped base with a serpent wrapped around a tree trunk. Adam is dep...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

19th Century Alabaster Sculpture "Reading Boy"
Located in Liverpool, GB
19th century alabaster sculpture "Reading Boy" Over half a meter high, alabaster sculpture, not signed, depicting a sitting, thoughtful boy reading a book (notes?). Extremely ...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Alabaster, Marble

  • 19th Century Alabaster Sculpture "Reading Boy"
  • 19th Century Alabaster Sculpture "Reading Boy"
  • 19th Century Alabaster Sculpture "Reading Boy"
  • 19th Century Alabaster Sculpture "Reading Boy"
H 22.84 in. W 10.24 in. D 11.03 in.
19th Century Italian Carrera Sculpture After Johann Heinrich von Dannecker
Located in Dallas, TX
19th century carved marble figural group after Johann Heinrich Von Dannecker. Ariadne on the Panther. Marks P. Barranti Firenze
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Classical Greek Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

19th Century Italian Carved & Painted Primitive Male Santos Wood Sculpture
Located in Encinitas, CA
19th century Italian hand carved and painted primitive male Santos wood sculpture, circa 1840. Measures: 22.2” H x 6.3” W x 4” D.
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Primitive Figurative Sculptures

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Wood, Wood

19th Century, Italian, Grand Tour Marble Sculpture of a Molossian Hound
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
This stylish 19th century Grand Tour sculpture depicts a Molossian hound of ancient Greece and Albania. The dark green marble give the piece a substantial look with the strength of t...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Revival Animal Sculptures

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Marble

Mid-19th Century Italian Grand Tour Sculptures
Located in Milan, IT
Italian Grand Tour pair of little white metal (bronze finishing patina) sculptures, depicting a figurine of a roman legislator and a roman warrior, mounted on ebony wooden base.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Sculptures

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Metal

Italian Fish Sculpture Made of Fragments from the 18th and 19th Century
Located in Dallas, TX
Fish sculpture made of fragments from the 18th and 19th century. The piece also has element from nature including a shark's jaw. A real conversation piece!
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Antique 19th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Shell, Wood

19th Century Italian Marble Statue
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very endearing 19th century statue of a precious dog resting on its pillow from the Veneto region of Italy. Magnificently carved from Cararra marble. A wonderful accent piece.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Marble

  • 19th Century Italian Marble Statue
  • 19th Century Italian Marble Statue
  • 19th Century Italian Marble Statue
  • 19th Century Italian Marble Statue
H 14.75 in. W 17.5 in. D 13 in.
Italian Faience Chimney, 19th Century
Located in New Orleans, LA
Italian Faience chimney glazed in white and yellow 19th century in three pieces.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

  • Italian Faience Chimney, 19th Century
  • Italian Faience Chimney, 19th Century
  • Italian Faience Chimney, 19th Century
  • Italian Faience Chimney, 19th Century
H 90 in. W 34 in. D 16 in.
19th Century Italian Grand Tour' Bronze Sculpture of "The Dying Gaul"
Located in Nordhavn, DK
'Grand Tour' bronze sculpture. "The Dying Gaul". After the antiquity. Patinated bronze, base in red marble and bronze, Italy 1850-1870. "The Dying Gallia" also called "The Dying G...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

Resting Diana, Italy, 19th Century
Located in Greding, DE
Small sculpture of a resting woman made of alabaster, Italy, 19th century.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Classical Roman Figurative Sculptures

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Alabaster

  • Resting Diana, Italy, 19th Century
  • Resting Diana, Italy, 19th Century
  • Resting Diana, Italy, 19th Century
  • Resting Diana, Italy, 19th Century
H 5.91 in. W 13 in. D 5.91 in.
Italian 19th Century Wood Figurine
Located in New York, NY
Italian 19th century wood figurine.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

  • Italian 19th Century Wood Figurine
  • Italian 19th Century Wood Figurine
  • Italian 19th Century Wood Figurine
  • Italian 19th Century Wood Figurine
H 39 in. W 14 in. D 12 in.
Bronze Sculpture of Infant Hercules Wrestling with Snakes, Italy, 19th Century
Located in Buenos Aires, Olivos
A bronze sculpture figure representing Hercules as a young child wrestling two snakes. Marked Ercole Bambino. Fantastic details. Hércules / Heracles had a god as one of his parents...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Empire Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Large Italian patinated Bronze sculpture of youthful Bacchus, late 19th century
Located in London, GB
A dramatic and striking piece, depicting Bacchus with wine skin, on a stepped marble base. Sometimes attributed to Ganymede.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Grand Tour Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Italian 19th Century Life Marble Sculpture "Mother and Child" by A. Mazzucchelli
By Alfonso Mazzucchelli
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A very fine and charming Italian 19th century life-size Carrara marble sculpture of "A Mother and Child" depicting a young joyous mother holding her young child in her arms, by Profe...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Romantic Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

Italian 19th Century Bronze Sleeping Venus Sculpture Signed E Sala Marble Base
By Eliseo Sala
Located in Milan, IT
A dark bronze casting sleeping Venus figure, awakening and lying on a soft cushion. The bronze sculpture is signed lower left E Sala, the Italian Milanese sculptor and painter Elise...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

19th Century Wood Italian Columns
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A striking pair of architectural columns in faux terracotta. Base is approximately 11 inches in diameter. Top is 12" x 12". Price is for the pair.
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Abstract Sculptures

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Wood

  • 19th Century Wood Italian Columns
  • 19th Century Wood Italian Columns
  • 19th Century Wood Italian Columns
  • 19th Century Wood Italian Columns
H 68 in. W 12 in. D 12 in.
Large Italian 19th Century Bronze Grand Tour Sculpture of a Horses Head
Located in London, GB
Large Italian sculpture of a horse's head in bronze, mid-19th century. A Grand Tour model with a beautiful mottled verdigris patina, modelled after the Horse of Selene, a detail from...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Italian 19th Century Grand Tour Bronze Sculpture of Narcissus, after Pompeii
Located in Los Angeles, CA
An Italian 19th century grand tour - Greco Roman bronze sculpture of Narcissus, after the original sculpture excavated in 1862 at Pompeii. The green patinated bronze figure of slende...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Greco Roman Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Fish Sculpture from Italy Made of Fragments from the 18th and 19th Century
Located in Dallas, TX
Fabulous Italian fish sculpture made from fragments from the 18th and 19th century. An interesting work of art!
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Antique 19th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Wood

19th Century Italian Alabaster Figure
Located in Pasadena, CA
An Italian alabaster sculpture, circa 1860. Perfect for desktop, coffee table or bookcase accessorizing or to add to an existing collection of 19th century sculptures.
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Classical Greek Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

  • 19th Century Italian Alabaster Figure
  • 19th Century Italian Alabaster Figure
  • 19th Century Italian Alabaster Figure
  • 19th Century Italian Alabaster Figure
H 13 in. W 4.75 in. D 4 in.
Italian 19th Century Carrara Marble Sculpture of a Boy by Raffaele Belliazzi
By Raffaele Belliazzi
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A very fine Italian 19th century carved carrara marble sculpture Group Titled "LA GIOIA NELL'INNOCENZA DOPO IL LAVORO" (The Joy of Innocence After Labour) by Professor Raffaele Belli...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Expressionist Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Carrara Marble

19th Century Italian Neoclassical Carved Cork Column Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
19th century Italian neoclassical cork carved model of a classical column with a Corinthian capital and resting on a stepped square base.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Sculptures

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Cork

Large Bronze Statue of the Italian Sculpture Artist Ettore Ximines, 19th Century
Located in Delft, NL
Large bronze statue of the Italian sculpture artist Ettore Ximines Ettore Ximines, Italy, 1855 (Palermo)-1926 (Rome) Man carrying woman on shoulder In fabulous condition The pat...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Antique Huge and Powerful Lion Sculpture in Vicenza Stone, 19th Century Italy
Located in Cuneo, Italy (CN)
Ancient and very large lion sculpture, carved by hand in Vicenza stone, was placed in an entrance to a 19th century villa in Italy. Symbol of strength, the lion is widely used in th...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Stone

19th Century Italian Bronze Jazz Player Sculpture "L'usignuolo" Signed A. D’Orsi
Located in Dallas, TX
This large, patinated bronze figure was created in Italy, circa 1880. Situated on a grey marble base, "L'Usignuolo" (the nightingale or night player) features an old jazz musician pl...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

19th Century Bronze Sculpture of Narcissus, J. Chiurazzi
By Fonderia Chiurazzi
Located in Berlin, DE
Full-bodied figure of the narcissist according to the ancient model on a low round base. Presentation in antiquated attitude with a detachable violin sheet in front of his sex. Base ...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

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19th Century Italian Sculpture For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal piece of 19th century Italian sculpture for your home. Was constructed with extraordinary care, often using stone, marble and metal. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect item from our selection of 19th century Italian sculpture — we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 20th Century are available. Each choice in our collection of 19th century Italian sculpture bearing Neoclassical, Baroque or Victorian hallmarks is very popular. A well-made object in our assortment of 19th century Italian sculpture has long been a part of the offerings for many furniture designers and manufacturers, but those produced by Pietro Bazzanti, Capodimonte and Pasquale Romanelli are consistently popular.

How Much is a 19th Century Italian Sculpture?

The average selling price for a piece of 19th century Italian sculpture at 1stDibs is $6,393, while they’re typically $245 on the low end and $875,000 for the highest priced.

Finding the Right Sculptures for You

Styling your home with sculpture means adding a touch that can meaningfully transform the space. By introducing a sculptural work as a decorative finish to any interior, you’re making a statement, whether you tend toward the dramatic or prefer to keep things casual with modest, understated art.

A single, one-of-a-kind three-dimensional figurative sculpture mounted on your dining-room wall is a guaranteed conversation piece, while a trio of abstract works arranged on your living-room bookshelves can add spontaneity to the collection of first-edition novels or artist monographs you’re displaying as well as draw attention to them. Figurative sculptures are representational works that portray a specific person, animal or object. While decorating with busts, which are sculpted or cast figurative works, hasn’t exactly topped the list of design trends every year, busts are back. According to designer Timothy Corrigan, “They give humanity in a way that a more abstract sculpture can’t give.” Abstract sculptures, on the other hand, are not meant to show something specific. Instead, they invoke a mood or scene without directly stating what they are portraying.

Busts made of stone or metal may not seem like a good fit for your existing decor. Fortunately, there are many ways for a seemingly incongruous piece to fit in with the rest of your room’s theme. You can embrace a dramatic piece by making it the focal point of the room, or you can choose to incorporate several elements made out of the same material to create harmony in your space. If an antique or more dramatic piece doesn’t feel like you, why not opt for works comprising plastic, fiberglass or other more modern materials?

When incorporating sculpture into the design of your home — be it the playful work of auction hero and multimedia visionary KAWS, contemporary fiber art from Connecticut dealer browngrotta arts or still-life sculpture on a budget — consider proper lighting, which can bring out the distinctive aspects of your piece that deserve attention. And make sure you know how the size and form of the sculpture will affect your space in whole. If you choose a sculpture with dramatic design elements, such as sharp angles or bright colors, for example, try to better integrate this new addition by echoing those elements in the rest of your room’s design.

Get started on decorating with sculpture now — find figurative sculptures, animal sculptures and more on 1stDibs today.