Please find below a machine translation in French. If you have any questions please contact us. This sculpture is in perfect condition. Bronze dimensions with marble base: height 20 1/2" x width 11" marble dimensions: diameter 5.
Height without base : 18 1/2 weight : 17 lbs inventory 78y6666687. Giambologna has become famous for its sharp sense of action and movement, as well as its refined and differentiated surface finish. Among his most famous works are mercury (of which he has made four versions), he is depicted wearing a winged petase on the head.He carries the caducée in his hand, the stick he received from Apollo, which became the symbol of the practice of medicine. The god raises an arm towards heaven, in a gesture borrowed from the repertoire of classical rhetoric characteristic of the giambologna maniera. The quality of this refined art is rarely found in the recast bronzes. This sculpture was cast using the "lost wax method" and is mounted on a magnificent heavy marble base with a delicious bronze trim around the base. Paste the link in a browser window. This sculpture was cast using the "lost wax method" and is mounted on a magnificent heavy marble base with a delicious bronze trim.
This item is in the category "art, antiques\art of xxe, contemporary\sculptures, statues". The seller is "europeanbronze" and is located in this country: us. This item can be shipped to the following country: whole world.