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Patinated bronze sculpture of the Greek Muse Euterpe - Barbedienne Foundry - France - 2nd half of 19th century

Lot reference 20890937

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Current bid $464
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Location: Netherlands
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
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Good condition, usual patina and signs of age

Beautiful sculpture of a standing lady in a dress with many folds, leaning against a pillar decorated with flower vines. It depicts Euterpe, 1 of the 9 muses from Greek mythology. Her attributes in both hands: flutes / blowing instruments.

It is marked 'F. Barbedienne. Fondeur" and stamped "Reduction Mecanique, A. Collas". It is cast by the famous French Barbedienne Foundry after a marble example from the Louvre.

Reference to this model is in: Florence Rionnet, 'Les Bronzes Barbedienne; l'Oeuvre d'une dynastie de fondeurs, p. 212, cat. 30. Depicted is a drawing. The bronze version is rarely on the market.

Bottom side with cast and written numbering.

H. 26 cm.

Will be sent by registered mail.

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    Unfortunately, more damage than described. Not only hairlines on two saucers (as described), but also one lid chipped and one cup with hairline.
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  • Indeed very well packed for such a delicate item, it has arrived in mint condition

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Austria $28.47
Belgium $28.47
Denmark $28.47
France $28.47
Germany $28.47
Italy $28.47
Luxembourg $28.47
Netherlands $9.47
Spain $28.47
Sweden $28.47
United Kingdom $28.47
Rest of Europe $34.86
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