"Venus Victrix" by Canova


Stock ID: 12319

Reference No: AE

A 19th century patinated plaster copy of Pauline Bonaparte as a reclining "Venus Victrix", by Italian Neoclassical sculptor Antonio Canova (1757-1822) . This plaster miniature was a Grand Tour souvenir modelled on the original sculpture, which is on display in the Galleria Borghese in Rome. Area of Rome, circa 1870.

Condition report: In good and original condition, showing slight wear, in keeping with its age. Surface chipping can be repaired and colour-matched during restorations.

Dimensions: 50 x 12 cm, height 30 cm.

Status: Available