Neoclassical Grand Tour Patinated/Gilt Bronze and Marble Model of Medici Lion For Sale
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Neoclassical Grand Tour Patinated/Gilt Bronze and Marble Model of Medici Lion

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A beautiful 19th century neoclassical Grand Tour patinated and gilt bronze model of the Medici Lion, standing on a Carrara and griotte marble plinth. With magnificent form, the patinated dark brown lion is seen keeping one paw on a gilt ball. The gorgeous plinth is hand carved and hand-chiseled with two layers of flawless Carrara marble and one large rectangular section of griotte marble with white inclusions. Rome, Italy, circa 1840.

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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 13 in. x W 15 in. x D 6.5 in.H 33.02 cm x W 38.1 cm x D 16.51 cm
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    f919519010213181071fs
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