A pair of Classical Statues of Apollo and Diana
Reference No: MX
A pair of full-size French Louis XIV style composite stone Classical figures of Apollo and Diana, the mythological brother and sister twins, Apollo holding a hunting bow with which he's shot the pheasant that Diana is holding, Diana's hunting-dog tucked in between his legs. Note the wonderfully well-worn surfaces of these statues, and showing the carver's serrated-chisel marks. Retaining a light patina of lichen and moss. Area of Isle de France (Greater Paris), circa 1930.
Price is for the pair.
Condition report: In good and original condition, the surfaces of the statues eroded by the weather, and with lichen and moss.
Dimensions: Height 160 cm.