Antique Italian Bronze of the Dying Gaul Cast by Amodio Naples

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Antique Italian Bronze of the Dying Gaul Cast by Amodio Naples

‘Galata Morente’ cast by Michele Amodio Naples

A ‘Grand Tour’ bronze from the second half of the 19th century of ‘The Dying Gaul’, after the antique. The slumped figure with broken sword to his side, on an integral oval base. Original dark brown patination. Signed to the reverse ‘M Amodio Naples’.

Bronze Height 6 1/2″ (16.5cm)

Width 12 3/4″ (32.3cm)

Depth 5 3/4″ (14.6cm)

Italian

Circa 1880