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Nude Male Bronze Sculpture Fountain

About the Item

Bronze male sculpture signed. Fonderia Giorgio Sommer Calabritto Napoli Thomas, sculptor, lived and worked in the Naples area, and especially on Capri, from 1889 to 1906. Given this example, it was apparently both made and cast there by 'Fonderia Sommer', which was established in Naples in 1885 by the German-born Giorgio Sommer (1834–1914). He went to Italy in 1857 and settled in Naples for the rest of his life where he ran, above all, a very successful business as a photographer, especially of classical sites, antiquities etc.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 22 in (55.88 cm)Width: 14.25 in (36.2 cm)Depth: 11 in (27.94 cm)
  • Style:
    Renaissance (In the Style Of)
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  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    Unknown
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Perfect condition.
  • Seller Location:
    Malibu, CA
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU6005229970032
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