Sculpture, bust of the Duce - Bronze - First half 20th century

Description
Sculpture, bust of the Duce - Bronze - First half 20th century
Italy

Sculpture, bust of the Duce (Benito Mussolini)
Made of green patinated bronze, it weighs about 1.5 kg and represents the reconstruction of Italy, under the fascist regime, from the ruins caused by the Great War. It depicts the Duce wearing a black shirt arising from the stone along with a large fasces that towers over the entire sculpture. It is not signed but it is engraved with the year according to the fascist calendar (from 29 October 1935 to 28 October 1936).
Dimensions: height 19 cm, width 12 cm, depth 10 cm

Lot details
Object
bust of the Duce, Sculpture
Material
Bronze
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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