Italian 19th Century Bronze Statue of Antinous with Goatskin after the Antique

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Standing 24 inches tall this statue depicts Antinous who was a close friend or lover og emperor Hadrian. After his untimely death Hadrian deified him. Standing in the nude on a circular base he is wearing a goatskin water container over his left shoulder. The figure has great detail and an overall verdigris patina and rustic surface reminiscent of an excavated version.

Details

  • In the Style Of
    Greco Roman
  • Place of Origin
    Italy
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1870
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    24 in. H
    61 cm H
  • Diameter
    10
  • Seller Location
    Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU216539618551
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