Decorative Arts and Design

November 23 — 28, 2019
Auction begins to close at 2 pm ET

Online Auction
LOT 165

Lot 165

Cesare Lapini (Italian, 1848-after 1900)

Cesare Lapini (Italian, 1848-after 1900)
Lot 165 Details
Cesare Lapini (Italian, 1848-after 1900)

CUPID AND PSYCHE

white marble group, inscribed Gall. Lapini, Firenze
height 60 in — 152.4 cm

Estimate $50,000-$70,000

Realised: $96,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

Additional Images
Cesare Lapini (Italian, 1848-after 1900)
  • Cesare Lapini (Italian, 1848-after 1900)

CONDITION DETAILS

Break and repair to extended little finger of Psyche's left hand. Restored minor chip at bottom back of the octagonal base. Otherwise in excellent condition.

LOT 165
×

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.