EUR

FR   EN   中文

CONNECTION
Mercury and Fame - Pair of giltwood statuettes early XVIIIth
Mercury and Fame - Pair of giltwood statuettes early XVIIIth - Sculpture Style Louis XIV Mercury and Fame - Pair of giltwood statuettes early XVIIIth - Mercury and Fame - Pair of giltwood statuettes early XVIIIth - Louis XIV Antiquités - Mercury and Fame - Pair of giltwood statuettes early XVIIIth
Ref : 87223
SOLD
Period :
18th century
Provenance :
Italy
Medium :
Gilt linden, amaranth, ebony
Dimensions :
H. 20.08 inch
Sculpture  - Mercury and Fame - Pair of giltwood statuettes early XVIIIth 18th century - Mercury and Fame - Pair of giltwood statuettes early XVIIIth Louis XIV - Mercury and Fame - Pair of giltwood statuettes early XVIIIth Antiquités - Mercury and Fame - Pair of giltwood statuettes early XVIIIth
Isabelle Chalvignac

Furniture, objets d'art, curios


+33 (0)1 40 20 43 26
Mercury and Fame - Pair of giltwood statuettes early XVIIIth

Charming pair of sculpted and gilt linden wood statuettes representing :

-Flying Mercury, god of travelers, with his caduceus composed of a double snake, symbol of harmony.
- Fame, his ally and Messenger of Jupiter, winged with her long trunk which brings the good news.

Italian work, early XVIIIth century period after Giambologna (1529-1608).
Beautiful pedestals forming truncated columns, made of massive amaranth and ebony.
Very good condition of conservation, original gilding.

Dimensions (inches): total high 20
Bases : high 4, 3/4 diameter 3, 1/2

Isabelle Chalvignac

CATALOGUE

Wood Sculpture Louis XIV