Lot 102: MANNER OF ANTONIO LOMBARDO, (ITALIAN C. 1458-1516), PHILOCTETES ON THE ISLAND OF LEMNOS
January 23, 2017
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
MANNER OF ANTONIO LOMBARDO
(italian c. 1458-1516)
PHILOCTETES ON THE ISLAND OF LEMNOS
Inscribed along bottom edge ''VVLNERE LERNAEO DOLET HIC HERO[S]'', terracotta relief
16 1/8 x 10 5/8 in. (41x 27cm)
Private Collection, New York, New York.
A nearly identical model was executed by Lombardo in marble, ca. 1510-1515, collection Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
in generally good overall condition apart from some localized areas with generally minor losses, some disruption to parts of some of the surfaces and loss to part of figure's nose; otherwise in generally good condition
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