Pair of Italian Life-Sized Carved Limestone Lion Statues

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A fantastic pair of Italian, life-sized, carved-limestone, lion statues. Monumental works in the neoclassical style with masterful, expressive detail throughout: thick, flowing manes; exposed ribs and flexed musculature; powerful paws and fierce mouths in a near, sly smile. Set on rectangular plinths with ball and botanical support details. Stone wears a wonderful surface from age throughout with small, scattered fossilized inclusions. Great, impressive scale; classic, dramatic and masculine statuary good for use indoors or out.

Details

  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    35 in. H x 63 in. W x 24 in. D
    89 cm H x 160 cm W x 61 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU89049218201
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2010

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Located in Los Angeles, CA

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