Auction 242
By Bertolami Fine Art
Dec 14, 2022
Bertolami Fine Arts srl Piazza Lovatelli, 1 00186 Roma Italia, Italy
30 Novembre 2022 ore 15:30 CET
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LOT 20:

ITALIAN FOUNDRY, XIX-XX CENTURY

Bacchus fountain. From Valerio Cioli's marble design.

Sold for: €750
Start price:
700
Estimated price :
€1,000 - €1,800
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ITALIAN FOUNDRY, XIX-XX CENTURY

Bacchus fountain. From Valerio Cioli's marble design.

Coated bronze. 39 x 24 x 28 cm

Petite imitation of the renowned Bacchino fountain, Cioli's work for the Boboli Gardens (Florence).

Nano Morgante, a famous court dwarf of the time, was portrayed in many artworks of the time.

This is a decorative item made by an anonymous foundry of the XIX-XX century.