Apollo Belvedere, c. 350-325 BC: Bonded Marble Resin Sculptural Busts
Roman bust statue by artist Leochares (4th century BC) Vatican Collection
About The Artist
5th cent. B.C.
Greek sculptor probably an Athenian. Leochares was associated in the decoration of the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus. He is known to have made portraits including a gold and ivory group of Philip Alexander and others for Olympia888) come to settle in the Nogent-on-Seine. The artistic gifts of the Boucher young person are very early recognized by Ramus which gives to the young boy his first rudiments of artistic education. He then associates it work of decoration for the theatre of the Nogent-on-Seine in construction. He presents it at Paul Dubois (1829-1905) considered sculptor native of th - more info
Weights & Dimensions
- Marble Resin Bust: 8"Wx4.5"Dx12.5"H. 3 lbs.
- Base: 3"H.
- Sculptural Bust: 22.5"Wx14"Dx32.5"H. 34 lbs.
- Base: 11.5"dia.