A pair bronze Empire sculptures

A pair bronze Empire sculptures

Price: Price on request

Offered by Limburg Antiquairs




France, circa 1800.

 

The figures depict the mythological story of Atalanta and Hippomedes.

In a race Hippomedes drops three golden apples given by Aphrodite at the feet of Atalanta.

Atalante picks up the apples and therefore loses the race.

Hippomedes as the winner may now take Atalante as his wife.

Period
Empire
Material
Bronze
Reference
100-5
Sizes
28 x 21 x 13 cm

Offered by

Limburg Antiquairs

Denneweg 45
2514CD Den Haag
The Netherlands

+31 703455103
+31 653177819
http://www.limburgantiquairs.com/

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