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Early 19th Century Italian Bronze Lion
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A early 19th century patinated bronze sculpture of the Medici lion; The Medici lion is based on an original statue which dates to the Second Century, AD, and after restoration by...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

  • Early 19th Century Italian Bronze Lion
  • Early 19th Century Italian Bronze Lion
  • Early 19th Century Italian Bronze Lion
  • Early 19th Century Italian Bronze Lion
H 8.27 in. W 13 in. D 4.34 in.
Pair of Cast Bronze Lions, Italy, Late 19th Century
By Antonio Canova
Located in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Pair of cast bronze lions, France, late 19th century.
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

  • Pair of Cast Bronze Lions, Italy, Late 19th Century
  • Pair of Cast Bronze Lions, Italy, Late 19th Century
  • Pair of Cast Bronze Lions, Italy, Late 19th Century
  • Pair of Cast Bronze Lions, Italy, Late 19th Century
H 20.87 in. W 18.12 in. D 46.46 in.
"Animalier" Bronze of a Gowling Lion
Located in Vancouver, British Columbia
A late 19th century cast bronze of a growling lion in dark brown patinated bronze; unsigned and mounted on a rectangular black marble base.
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Revival Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

  • "Animalier" Bronze of a Gowling Lion
  • "Animalier" Bronze of a Gowling Lion
  • "Animalier" Bronze of a Gowling Lion
  • "Animalier" Bronze of a Gowling Lion
H 7 in. W 13 in. D 5 in.
Pair of Beautiful 19th Century Italian Renaissance Gilt Bronze Lions
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Italian Renaissance (19th century) small gilt bronze lions on a pale green rectangular marble plinths.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Renaissance Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Bronze

19-20th century Italian bronze sculpture - St Mark Lion - Venice Napoleon III
Located in Varmo, IT
Italian sculptor of the 19th - 20th century - Lion of St. Mark. 14.5 x 7.5 x h 17 cm. In chiseled and gilded bronze. Condition report: Overall in good condition, with traces of ag...
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Late 19th Century Italian School Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Pair of Italian Bronze Flanking Lion and Griffon Foliage Andirons, Circa 1850
Located in Charleston, SC
Pair of Italian bronze flanking perched lion and griffon foliage andirons, Mid-19th century.
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Antique 1850s Italian Neoclassical Andirons

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Bronze, Iron

Fine Pair of Gilt Bronze Lion and Lioness on Marble Bases, Italy
Located in Hollywood, FL
Fine pair of gilt bronze lion and lioness on marble bases, Italy. (Measurements inclusive of marble bases).
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Sculptures

Materials

Marble, Ormolu, Bronze

20th Century Italian Bronze Inkwell with Bull Heads and Putti Embracing Lion
Located in Milan, IT
From Italy an early 20th century bronze inkwell resting on a double circular marble base, in black marble and Italian Alpi green marble. The body of the inkwell has a tripod base wit...
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Early 20th Century Italian Inkwells

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Marble, Bronze

Italian Bronze Model Sleeping Lion 19th Century after Antonio Canova Grand Tour
Located in Eversholt, Bedfordshire
- Beautifully modelled and cast - Atmospheric reference to the iconic original lions - Grand Tour collectible An Italian bronze model of a sleeping lion, early-19th century. Mod...
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Antique 1820s Italian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Bronze Mountain Lion with Tiffany & Co. Clock
By Giacomo Merculiano
Located in Bronx, NY
This vintage majestic bronze animal sculpture & clock date from early 1900’s. The sculpture was created & signed by the artist, MERCULIANO. The stunning patinated dark green bronze s...
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Early 20th Century Italian Art Nouveau Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

  • Bronze Mountain Lion with Tiffany & Co. Clock
  • Bronze Mountain Lion with Tiffany & Co. Clock
  • Bronze Mountain Lion with Tiffany & Co. Clock
  • Bronze Mountain Lion with Tiffany & Co. Clock
H 16.50 in. W 25.00 in. D 11.25 in.
18th Century Gilt Bronze Lion Escutcheon
Located in Stamford, CT
Interesting 18th century Italian gilt bronze escutcheon in the form of a lion.
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Antique Early 18th Century Italian Baroque Collectibles and Curiosities

Materials

Bronze

  • 18th Century Gilt Bronze Lion Escutcheon
  • 18th Century Gilt Bronze Lion Escutcheon
  • 18th Century Gilt Bronze Lion Escutcheon
  • 18th Century Gilt Bronze Lion Escutcheon
H 4.5 in. W 3.625 in. D 0.5 in.
1940s Polished Bronze Plated Antonio Canova Lion Bookends
By Antonio Canova
Located in San Diego, CA
Pair of 1940s polished bronze plated metal lion bookends. Signed: “Antonio Canova. 1757-1822.” These lions were originally sculpted by Antonio Canova (Italian, 1757-1822) in larger s...
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Vintage 1940s Italian Hollywood Regency Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

19th Century Italian Grand Tour Roman Bronze Oil Lamp with Dolphins and Lions
Located in Stamford, CT
Beautifully cast and very compelling Grand Tour bronze oil lamp in the ancient Roman style with dolphin or porpoise handles. Decorated with lions protruding from either side, the lam...
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

19th Century Italian Gilt Bronze Lions Head Gueridon Table Marble Top Inlayed
Located in Dallas, TX
19th century Italian iron and gilt bronze lions head gueridon table. Rare inset lapis and malachite into the red marble top.
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Regency Revival Gueridon

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Bronze, Wrought Iron

Ancient Bronze Lion Artifact in Custom 21-Karat Gold Hanging Pendant
Located in Atlanta, GA
An ancient bronze Roman lion artifact (circa 1st-2nd century AD) which has been set in a custom 21-karat gold hanging pendant and Bail. The animal has been adorn with 21-karat gold a...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Collectible Jewelry

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Gold, Bronze

19th Century Grand Tour Lion Attacking a Horse Miniature Bronze Sculpture
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A fine 19th century Grand Tour miniature model of the Lion Attacking a Horse sculpture. Modeled after the ancient Roman version found on Capitoline Hill. Sized as a paperweight...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Slate, Marble, Bronze

Pair of Portoro Marble and Bronze Obelisks "Gold Lion", Limited Edition, 2018
By Lorenzo Ciompi
Located in Rome, IT
Pair of Italian portoro marble and bronze obelisks, gold lion -Grand Tour collection- produced by Lorenzo Ciompi, 2017 designed, produced and executed directly in exclusivity for Co...
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2010s Italian Grand Tour Obelisks

Materials

Marble, Bronze

Neoclassical Grand Tour Patinated/Gilt Bronze and Marble Model of Medici Lion
Located in New York, NY
A beautiful 19th century neoclassical Grand Tour patinated and gilt bronze model of the Medici Lion, standing on a Carrara and griotte marble plinth. With magnificent form, the patin...
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Antique 1840s Italian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Carrara Marble, Griotte Marble, Bronze

Pair of Italian Bronze Lions After Canova
Located in Essex, MA
Each with resting pose on a plinth base. Modelled from originals in marble carved in 1792 for the tomb of Pope Clement XIII, another pair cast later are at the entrance of the Corcor...
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Antique 1790s Italian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

Pair of Bronze Lions
Located in Washington, DC
Pair of bronze lions.
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Antique Late 19th Century Italian Statues

Materials

Bronze

  • Pair of Bronze Lions
  • Pair of Bronze Lions
  • Pair of Bronze Lions
  • Pair of Bronze Lions
H 16.75 in. W 12.75 in. D 16 in.
Pair of Bronze Lions
Located in Charleston, SC
Great pair of bronze recumbent lions with nice patina. Grand Tour copies with "Michele Sanmicheli" inscribed after the original artist.   
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Early 20th Century Italian Grand Tour Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

  • Pair of Bronze Lions
  • Pair of Bronze Lions
  • Pair of Bronze Lions
  • Pair of Bronze Lions
H 8.25 in. W 6.5 in. L 8.25 in.
Pair of Mid-20th Century Exceptionally Large Italian Lions in Bronze
Located in Atlanta, GA
Pair of exceptional large Italian bronze lions circa 1930's. These beautiful bronze statues have a lovely patina and can be used indoors or as outdoor sculpture. They are stately and...
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Vintage 1930s Italian Garden Ornaments

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Bronze

Pair Bronze Lion Masks
Located in Stamford, CT
Unusual pair of bronze lion masks joined by a wrought bronze chain of interlocking rectangular and circular links. A very interesting and unusual wall decoration. Chain is 84 inche...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Wall-mounted Sculptures

  • Pair Bronze Lion Masks
  • Pair Bronze Lion Masks
  • Pair Bronze Lion Masks
  • Pair Bronze Lion Masks
H 5.5 in. W 4.75 in. D 2.5 in.
Grand Tour Bronze of a Crouching Lion
Located in London, GB
A Grand Tour Souvenir Bronze Model of a Crouching Lion on a Double Marble Pediment, the lion with energetic and lively expression in both pose and face.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

  • Grand Tour Bronze of a Crouching Lion
  • Grand Tour Bronze of a Crouching Lion
  • Grand Tour Bronze of a Crouching Lion
  • Grand Tour Bronze of a Crouching Lion
H 7.5 in. W 9.5 in. D 6.5 in.
Monumental Pair of Striking Verdigris Bronze Lion Sculptures
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Two book ending huge regal lions from a Bucks County estate, formerly displayed outside so the bronze has a lustrous weathered and vertigris patina. The magnificent pair are a match...
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Vintage 1980s Italian Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Pair of Gilt bronze Lion Heads
Located in Stamford, CT
Pair of Italian gilt bronze lion heads
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20th Century Italian Sculptures

Bronze Group of Hercules and the Nemean Lion
Located in New York, NY
Bronze Group of Hercules and the Nemean Lion, Italian, 17th century.
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Antique 17th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Bronze Sculpture Lion Hunting by Antonio Amorgasti ‘Italien, 1880-1942’
By Antonio Amorgasti 1
Located in Paris, FR
Early 20th century patinated bronze sculpture featuring a hunter with his lance, on the back of an elephant. The man is sitting on a lion skin and seems to fix the crocodile hidden b...
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Early 20th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Wrought Iron Chair with Bronze Lion Head Detail after Giacometti
By Diego Giacometti
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Wrought iron chair with bronze lion head detail - currently available as a pair on the site, we will sell individually per popular demand. Our other chair has a ball detail rather th...
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20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Chairs

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Wrought Iron, Bronze

Continental 19th Century Bronze Lion Medieval Style Stylobate Candlesticks
Located in New York, NY
A pair of continental 19th century beautifully patinated bronze lion candlesticks, stylistically in the form of architectural pillar holders know as stylobates, typically seen in the...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Medieval Candlesticks

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Bronze

Pair of 19th Century Bronze Models of Recumbent Lions
Located in New York, NY
Pair of bronze lions, each mounted on porphyry base. Style of Antonio Canova.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Neoclassical Animal Sculptures

Pair of Italian 18th Century Bronze Lions
Located in Woodbury, CT
Each lion, one facing left, one right, have finely detailed faces and bodies. Their front paws rest on a large orb. Their tails swoop up and end on their backs. They are mounted to ...
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Antique Late 18th Century Italian Classical Roman Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Neoclassical Grand Tour Italian Gilt Bronze of Medici Lion, Italy, 19th Century
Located in Buenos Aires, Olivos
An early 19th century Italian bronze lion, after the marble version carved circa 1594 by Flaminio Vacca for the Medici Villa in Rome, itself a companion to the Ancient Roman version ...
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Antique 1840s Italian Neoclassical Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Bronze Lion's Head Fountain Spout
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Lion's head fountain spout sculpted in bronze.
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20th Century Italian Architectural Elements

  • Bronze Lion's Head Fountain Spout
  • Bronze Lion's Head Fountain Spout
  • Bronze Lion's Head Fountain Spout
  • Bronze Lion's Head Fountain Spout
H 13 in. W 11 in. D 7 in.
Wonderful Black Marble Neoclassical Ormolu Bronze Gueridon Lions End Side Table
Located in Roslyn, NY
Wonderful black granite neoclassical ormolu bronze gueridon lions end side table with rings and lion paw feet. Measures: 12" W x 28.25" H.
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Vintage 1970s Italian Neoclassical Gueridon

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Granite, Bronze

Pair of Portoro Marble and Bronze Obelisks "Gold Lion", Limited Edition, 2017
Located in Rome, IT
pair of italian portoro marble and bronze obelisks,GOLD LION -grand tour collection- produced by Lorenzo Ciompi, 2017 designed, produced and executed directly in exclusivity for CO...
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2010s Italian Grand Tour Obelisks

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Marble, Bronze

Italian Bronze Lion For Sale on 1stDibs

Choose from an assortment of styles, material and more with respect to the Italian bronze lion you’re looking for at 1stDibs. Each Italian bronze lion for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using bronze, metal and stone. There are 36 variations of the antique or vintage Italian bronze lion you’re looking for, while we also have 2 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. Your living room may not be complete without an Italian bronze lion — find older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. When you’re browsing for the right Italian bronze lion, those designed in Neoclassical, Art Nouveau and Baroque styles are of considerable interest. A well-made Italian bronze lion has long been a part of the offerings for many furniture designers and manufacturers, but those produced by Antonio Canova, Lorenzo Ciompi and Giacomo Merculiano are consistently popular.

How Much is an Italian Bronze Lion?

The average selling price for an Italian bronze lion at 1stDibs is $3,402, while they’re typically $460 on the low end and $40,000 for the highest priced.