Lot 332

An Italian limestone capital in the shape of a head, 14th/15th century

Works of Art, Antiquities, Asian and Russian Art | A94kua | Live auction | 479 Lots

Description

Limestone with light age patina. Three-dimensional head with an acanthus ornament applied to the forehead. The back of the head chiselled with strands of hair. The crown of the head flattened to hold the beam. Nose incomplete, partially bumped. Dimensions 40 x 32 x 36 cm.

Provenance: Old Parisian private collection.

Condition: III Questions about the lot?

General Information

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