Barbedienne. Venus, bronze

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Bronze statuette with medal patina depicting "Vénus pudique" (Modest Venus) after the model by Praxitèle

F. Barbedienne caster and Collas reduction process

Height: 45,5 cm (17.9 in.)- Width: 15 cm (5.9 in.) - Depth : 12 cm (4.7 in.)

This piece is inspired by the model of Aphrodite by Cnide Praxitèle which had disappeared today and of which the famous marble replica is kept in the Capitole in Rome and a copy at the Louvre Museum. Our sculpture is a reproduction of this work with the Collas reduction process

Condition report : Small wear and light abrasions

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  • Items quantity:  1
  • Height in cm : 45 cm
  • Width in cm : 15 cm
  • Depth in cm : 12 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2015010562