Decorative Arts Auction

December 05, 2016

LOT 162

Lot 162

French Patinated Bronze Bust of Dionysos, 19th century

French Patinated Bronze Bust of Dionysos, 19th century
Lot 162 Details
French Patinated Bronze Bust of Dionysos, 19th century

the three quarter length figure modelled wearing lion skin, holding grapevine, on turned marble socle
height 18" — 45.7 cm.

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $528
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


In good condition.

LOT 162

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.)

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