A North Italian 16th century patinated bronze figure of Venus on a dolphin together with a 19th century bronze medal after Andrea Riccio
Lot 4
A North Italian 16th century patinated bronze figure of Venus on a dolphin together with a 19th century bronze medal after Andrea Riccio
Sold for £812 (US$ 1,365) inc. premium
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A North Italian 16th century patinated bronze figure of Venus on a dolphin together with a 19th century bronze medal after Andrea Riccio
Venus holding a cornucopia as an allegorical figure of abundance, possibly originally a seal; the patinated bronze self-portrait profile medal after Andrea Riccio (c. 1470 – 1532), the figure of Venus: 5cm high, (1.5" high); the medal: 5cm in diameter, (1.5" in diameter). (2)

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  • Provenance:
    Frome the private collection of the late Anthony Radcliffe.
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