Antique Grand Tour Italian Carved Serpentine Alcibiades Dog

August 14, 2019 Posted in:
Antique Grand Tour Italian Carved Serpentine Alcibiades Dog

A ‘Grand Tour’ late 19th century, Italian, carved serpentine marble model of the ‘Alcibiades’ dog, after the antique. The seated dog, looking up with mouth open, upon a rectangular naturalistic base. Chips to ears restored.

Height 6 1/4” (15.8cm)

Width 6 1/8” (15.5cm)

Depth 3 1/8” (7.9cm)

Italian

Circa 1890