November 5, 2016, 10:00 AM EST
Boonton, NJ, USALive Auction
Lot 3006: Italian School, patinated bronze bust(112 views)
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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Description: Italian School (16th/17th century), Bust of the Roman Emperor Caracalla, bronze with dark brown/black patina, unsigned, marble base, 12"h x 8.25"w x 6.5"d (excl. base)
Condition Report: Good, condition commensurate with age, probable repairs, losses, rubbing, scratches, cracks, two drill holes to neck
Provenance: The Ford Foundation collection, NY; Arcade Gallery, London - The Ford Foundation, established by Edsel and Henry Ford, is a world-leading private organization focused on human rights and welfare. The organization is also plays a philanthropic role in the arts, and established their own collection sourced from American and European dealers alike. For more information, please visit https://www.fordfoundation.org/about-us/
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