Dal modello di De Martino - Sculpture

Description
Dal modello di De Martino - Sculpture
Italy - 1900-1949 - Bronze

Bronze sculpture after the artwork “Lo scugnizzo napoletano” by the Italian master Giovanni De Martino.
Dimensions:
- Height (including marble base) 45 cm
- Sculpture height 33 cm
- Base height 12 cm- Base diameter 15 cm
- Width 21 cm
Weight: 7 kg.
Made in Italy in the second half of the 20th century.
With author's signature on the back of the sculpture (please, see pictures).
In excellent condition.

Please, note: Giovanni de Martino (1870-1935) studied in Naples at the Academy of Fine Arts in Naples. At a very young age, he moved to Paris where he executed small sculptural groups, frequently exhibiting at the 'Salon de Paris', where he won the Louvre Museum prize for the bronze work 'Le Pêcheur de criquets' (The Fisherman of Locusts, Naples, private collection). 

Customized packaging.

Lot details
Object
Sculpture
Material
Bronze
Designer/ Artist
Dal modello di De Martino
Estimated Period
1900-1949
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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