An academic cast depicting Furetti Centaur head, Italy 1890.
ITALY 1890 ca.
Over the wooden black painted base and a column of red marble from Verona is set the lava and chalk cast of the young head of Furetti Centaur. The original sculpture is in Rome Musei Capitolini, the sculpture was made from 2 Turkish artists: Arista and Papias. They worked for the Emperor Adrian. Cast for drawing teaching in Academy. Italy 1890 ca.
22” – 56 CM H 8” – 20 CM L 8” – 20 CM D