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Antique Terracotta Bust Sculpture of G. Gabrieli Italian Composer of O Jesu Mi



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 Giovanni Gabrieli. This 'Renaissance man' not only is known as the greatest, Venetian composer of the late Renaissance, he also was a renowned organ player (of the San MarCo) and a priest. The beautifully written text 'O Jesu Mi' on the base, is the title of probably is his most famous 'sacret symphonie'. If you collect Renaissance style antiques and you appreciate the life and legacy of this 16th century Christian composer then this quality sculpture could be perfect for you. Its color, quality and presence will never fail to impress. Again great value for money. Especially when taken into account that perfect packing and worldwide delivery from our store to your door in just 4 days are complimentary. Maximum height x width x depth: 18.5 x 16.5 x 12 inches. We have a passion for the unique, for quality, for stylish yet practical and for craftsmanship of years gone by. Your purchases will be extremely well packaged and we look forward to serving you (again). You can shop all our 1000+ listings by pushing the button that reads 'View All From Seller'.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 18.5 in. (46.99 cm)Width: 16.5 in. (41.91 cm)Depth: 12 in. (30.48 cm)
  • Style
    Renaissance Revival (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Please also read our item description.
  • Seller Location
    Lisse, NL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 1stD.2019011-USfg Free Shipping 1stDibs: LU2341313199081

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Lisse, Netherlands
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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