Pair of Venetian Polychrome Decorated and Ebonized Blackamoor Figures

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Pictured is an exceptional pair of 19th century polychromed Venetian Blackamoors. Each figure is wearing intricately painted colorful costumes and is positioned on painted faux porphry pedestals on ebonized plinths with brass lion's paw feet. Each figure is shown with raised cornucopia jardinière in one hand with a scalloped shell extended in the other.

Details

  • Of the Period
    Other
  • Place of Origin
    Italy
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    75 in. H x 14 in. W x 18 in. D
    190 cm H x 36 cm W x 46 cm D
  • Seller Location
    WEST PALM BEACH, FL
  • Number of Items
    2
  • Reference Number
    LU220435406793
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