Pair of marble powder lions-Italy-20th century - Marble

Description
Pair of marble powder lions-Italy-20th century - Marble
Italy - 20th century

A nice pair of small lions in marble dust, replica of those made by Canova for the monument to Pope Clement XIII, realised between 1783 and 1792. They are also known as the “sleeping lion” and the “crouching lion”.

Dimensions: 31 x 21 x 11 cm


Each lion weighs about 6 kg.

Lot details
Object
Pair of marble powder lions-Italy-20th century
Material
Marble
Estimated Period
20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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