Alfonso Ricca - Sculpture, "Marinaretto" young sailor - 56 cm - Patinated bronze - Early 20th century

Description
Alfonso Ricca - Sculpture, "Marinaretto" young sailor - 56 cm - Patinated bronze - Early 20th century
Italy

From "Dizionario Italiano degli scultori" by Panzetta:
Alfonso Ricca - (Siracusa) Sculptor of many realistic-style bronze busts, many of which are on display at numerous exhibitions in Italy. A bronze titled "portrait of a fisherman" dated 1891 was exhibited in 1982 in Sesto Fiorentino in the review of Italian bronze and its technique.

Large and rare Italia bronze sculpture (height 56 cm), 1905
Signature and date are engraved on the bronze
Excellent condition; with marble base.

Lot details
Object
"Marinaretto" young sailor - 56 cm, Sculpture
Material
Patinated bronze
Designer/ Artist
Alfonso Ricca
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
56×32×24 cm
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