Wednesday, October 22, 2003

An Italian White Marble Bust of Alexander Severus 2nd half of the 18th Century

An Italian White Marble Bust
of Alexander Severus 2nd half of the 18th Century

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MEASUREMENTS
overall height 20 3/4 in. (52.7cm)

DESCRIPTION
inscribed on his chest MAGO, upon gray marble, waisted socle.
Sale: N07928 | Location: New York | Auction Dates: Session 2 | Wed, 22 Oct | 03 10:15 AM | LOT 158, 36,000 USD
PROVENANCE: Private collection (SDK)
- Formerly Bill Blass, acquired from Westenholz Antiques, 1984
- Formerly Westenholz Antiques Ltd., London
- Formerly Pablo Picasso

Tuesday, October 21, 2003

18th Century, A pair of Italian bronze portrait busts of EPICURUS and PYTHAGORUS, attributed to GIACOMO ZOFFOLILATE

18th Century portrait Bust of PYTHAGORUS
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18th Century portrait Bust of EPICURUS
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18th Century, A pair of Italian bronze portrait busts of EPICURUS and PYTHAGORUS, attributed to GIACOMO ZOFFOLILATE
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MEASUREMENTS

height of tallest 18in. (45.7cm)
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DETAILED DESCRIPTION

Each set into gilt-bronze sleeve and atop later tapering pilaster, both inscribed with his name on his chest.
Sale: N07928 Location: New York , Auction Dates: Session 1: Tue, 21 Oct 03 7:00 PM, LOT 6 33,000 US
PROVENANCE: Private collection (SDK)

(Formerly Daniel Katz Ltd., London)