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Circa 1920 Gilt Bronze Sporting Pacing Horse Statue Influenced By Giambologna
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Museum Interest 1 Fine Antique Cast Gilt Bronze Sporting Equestrian Pacing Horse Statue. In the influenced model movement style similar to after Giambologna. Feature that particular stand out is the pacing posed movement of the horse also the mane and tail also hooves which are so ornate showing off the ormolu gilt detail which is exceptional. So beautiful and finely cast. A good size 41.5cm tall. Made from cast bronze with gilt ormolu finish highlights. Circa 1920 early 20th century. This horse represents an influenced style movement of the pacing horse sculpture by Giambolgna, which was first created at the end of the 16th century and thought to have been further influenced by some of Leonardo Di Vinci's drawings. This model captures contour and form that is characteristic of Giambologna's early bronzes. The most famous of which, which was originally part of the Torrie Collection is now housed in the University of Edinburgh. Having such a beautiful fine natural aged patina which you will especially love. Ever so sought after by collectors, tv film movie studios, theatre props shops. Having really good weight to it being that its unwrapped weight is around 7kg approximate. Provenance bought from an antique dealer on the Wirral. Superb collectors display items. Viewings are welcome by appointment only for customer support please send a message thankyou. Cash upon collection is welcome. Browse our exciting other available collections in our shop gallery, happy shopping.
Cheshire Antiques Consultant has clarified that the Circa 1920 Gilt Bronze Sporting Pacing Horse Statue Influenced By Giambologna (LA360895) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1920
Condition report. Offered in fine used condition. Having charming noticeable patina wear, aged verdigris, scuffs, scratches, stains, marks in places commensurate with usage & old age.
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This Circa 1920 Gilt Bronze Sporting Pacing Horse Statue Influenced By Giambologna is located in Chester, UK