late c19th bronzed spelter metal desktop bust study of apollo belvedere

Late C19th bronzed spelter metal desk-top bust study of Apollo Belvedere.


| $270 USD | €254 EUR

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ML 182


Late C19th bronzed spelter metal desk-top bust study of Apollo Belvedere.
Well-patinated zinc-alloy or spelter metal bust of Apollo ,in imitation of bronze . The head and shoulders bust study taken from the original marble full-length figure of the Greek god , situated in the Belvedere Palace , Vatican Museums , Rome, Italy .
The bronzed bust mounted upon an ebonised and turned wooden socle base.
In excellent original condition, a smart desk-top accessory.
H 10"
W 6"
D 4"
France c.1880
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
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Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
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Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 182


Height = 26 cm (10")
Width = 16 cm (6")
Depth = 10 cm (4")

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