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Pair of Baroque Monumental Putti

Papier-mâché angels Florence 17th Century

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Pair of large angels mecca silver papier-mâché Florence, late Baroque period.

Period Florence, late Baroque periodHeight 53.15 inWidth 39.37 inDepth 15.74 inCOD EMI 384 Categories , , Tags , ,


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Original bases in faux marble lacquered wood Their twisting poses, the carvings, and horror vacui decorations are pure baroque but their iconography is extremely rare: a putto holding the "Veil of Veronica" was anything but common in this era. One of the few examples partially comparable to our sculptures is the bas-relief in the church of Santissimo Salvatore in Palermo, Sicily. This all suggests that these two angels might be unique models from the atelier of a great master sculptor.    

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Materials Papier MachéColor SilverTecnica papier-mâchéPeriod Florence, late Baroque periodCreatore Florentine artistProduttore Florentine artistOrigin Private Italian CollectionConditions Excellent
Height 53.15 inWidth 39.37 inDepth 15.74 in

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