This beautiful Italian white Carrara marble sculpture of Terpsichore bears the signature of the sculptor, T.Dini and late 19th Century in date. It is raised on a stunning antique serpentine marble pedestal. This sensitively carved sculpture depicts Terpsichore, one of the nine Muses and the Goddess of dance and chorus in Greek mythology.
She stands majestically with classical flowing robes playing the lyre and standingon a circular socle.
The sculpture stands on a lovely antique French Verde Antico green marble pedestal, late 19th Century in date.
The lovely antique French Verde Antico serpentine marble pedestal, is also late 19th Century in date.
The pedestal is assembled in three interlocking sections and has a shaped rectangular moulded platform top which is raised on a turned and fluted column support with circular socle and octagonal shaped base. The top part of the column rotates so that you can easily change the position of the sculpture.
The attention to detail throughout this piece is second to none.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 62 x Width 23 x Depth 23 - Sculpture
Height 111 x Width 46 x Depth 33 - Pedestal
Height 173 x Width 46 x Depth 33 - Sculpture & Pedestal
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 feet, 0 inches x Width 9 inches x Depth 9 inches - Sculpture
Height 3 feet, 8 inches x Width 1 foot, 6 inches x Depth 1 foot, 1 inch - Pedestal
Height 5 feet, 8 inches x Width 1 foot, 6 inches x Depth 1 foot, 1 inch - Sculpture & Pedestal
Our reference: 09004a