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Adolfo Cipriani Carved Stone Musical Sculpture of Three Children Singing

US$2,400Asking Price


A fine example of a carved alabaster or marble figural sculpture of three children singing with a musical scroll signed on verso by Italian sculptor Adolfo Cipriani (active 1880-1930). The figure on the right is playing the mandolin. Raised on a tiered ogee moulded base, with separate ebonized wooden conforming plinth.


  • Creator
    Adolfo Cipriani (Sculptor)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 12.5 in. (31.75 cm)Width: 17.25 in. (43.82 cm)Depth: 7.25 in. (18.42 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880-1930
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor structural damages. Minor fading. The wooden base measures 1.75 inches high. Excellent overall condition, with a minor corner repair on the cornice base, small edge loss on the scroll, small roughness on one finger, and minor imperfections and light wear from age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Milford, NH
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 50161stDibs: LU93395473803

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  • Shipping
    US$110 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Milford, NH
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 1 day of delivery.

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