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Academic Cast Depicting a Discus Thrower, Italy, 1890



Over the plaster round base is set the cast of a sculpture of a Discus thrower. The cast for drawing teaching in Academy, Italy, circa 1890.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 24 in. (60.96 cm)Width: 9 in. (22.86 cm)Depth: 11 in. (27.94 cm)
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  • Seller Location
    Milan, IT
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU917120422752

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    Ships From: Milan, Italy
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