Antique French Bronze Louvre Borghese Gladiateur

August 15, 2021 Posted in:
Antique French Bronze Louvre Borghese Gladiateur

Musée de Louvre
‘Le Gladiateur Borghèse’
A late 19th century French bronze figure of the Borghèse gladiator. Depicted standing, his left arm raised, leaning forward with his weight on the right leg. Dark brown patination with a hint of green & red. Base inscribed “Musée du Louvre” “Gladiator (Borghèse)”.

Height 19” (48cm)

Base width 12 3/4” (32.5cm)

Base depth 7 1/2” (19cm)

French

Circa 1890