19th c. bronze Sophocles, Barbedienne Foundry
19th c. bronze Sophocles, Barbedienne Foundry19th c. bronze Sophocles, Barbedienne Foundry19th c. bronze Sophocles, Barbedienne Foundry19th c. bronze Sophocles, Barbedienne Foundry19th c. bronze Sophocles, Barbedienne Foundry

A 19th c. bronze Sophocles, Barbedienne Foundry

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Item Description

A wonderful, Classical bronze sculpture of Sophocles, cast by the famous French Barbedienne Foundry  in the last quarter of the 19th c. The bronze has a beautiful, weathered green patina and stands approximately 25″ high.

Sophocles, the well known playwright of ancient Greece, is responsible for such works as the Theban Plays featuring Oedipus and Antigone.

Additional Information

Weight 15.00 lbs
Artist

F. Barbedienne Fondeur

Period

L 19th c.; after the antiquity

Type

Bronze Sculpture