Amilcare Santini - (1910 - 1975) Livorno - Mythological sculpture - Composite alabaster - "The God Ares"

Description
Amilcare Santini - (1910 - 1975) Livorno - Mythological sculpture - Composite alabaster - "The God Ares"
Italy - mid 20th century

Extraordinary work of master Amilcare Santini, Livorno (Italy), 1910–1975.
Refined mythological sculpture depicting a bloody scene with the Greek god Ares, who forcibly takes the beautiful young Aphrodite and kills anyone of the jealous suitors who obstructs him. Extraordinary sculptural quality where the master was able to express the best of himself.

Dimensions: height 32 cm, width 15 cm, depth 9 cm; base dimensions: 16.5 x 10.5 cm
Overall weight: 2.160 kg

Lot details
Object
Mythological sculpture
Material
Composite alabaster - "The God Ares"
Designer/ Artist
Amilcare Santini - (1910 - 1975) Livorno
Estimated Period
Mid 20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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