Farnese Hercule, plaster,Grand Tour souvenir, Italy 1880.
Italy circa 1880.
Souvenir of the experience lived on a Grand Tour. Scale reproduction of the Farnese Hercules (defined by Antonio da Sangallo as “the beautiful”), one of the most famous sculptures of antiquity, depicted in a mature age, with excessive muscle mass, in the act of resting, before his last effort . Made of plaster. Italy circa 1880.
21” – 53,5 CM H 8” – 20 CM L 9,5” – 24 CM D