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    Description

    An Intricately Carved Figural Group

    Unknown maker, Italian
    19th Century
    Terra Cotta with light brown patina
    20.25 inches high

    A fine cast of Niobe and daughter. This sculpture is a 19th century version of a marble statue of the late 4th or early 3rd century B.C. recorded by Pliny. The original is located in the Uffizi, Florence.


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2007
    26th-27th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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