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Lifesize Italian 19th Century Specimen Marble Bust of a Greco-Roman Warrior

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A very fine and lifesize Italian, early 20th century specimen marble bust of a Greco Roman Warrior, probably Hercules, after the antique. The beautifully carved and impressive bust depicted with a white marble head posing with a direct gaze, his head covered with the pelt of the Nemean Lion, wearing Roman Toga wrapped around his shoulders in a variety of different marble specimens, including Verde Antico, Portasanta, Lapiz Lazuli, Agate and Onyx. Raised on a cylindrical Rouge Royal marble pedestal, circa 1900's. Measures: Bust height 32 1/4 inches (81.9 cm). Bust width: 31 inches (78.8 cm). Depth: 15 1/2 inches (39.4 cm). Pedestal height: 44 inches (118 cm). Overall height: 75 inches (190.5 cm).

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  • Condition
    Excellent. Overall condition is excellent with some chipping on edges and body (see high definition images). A very impressive and larger than life bust..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 75 in. x W 31 in. x D 15.25 in.

    H 190.5 cm x W 78.74 cm x D 38.74 cm

  • Seller location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Seller reference number
    Ref.: A2052
  • Reference number
    LU179624348363

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