Grand Tour alabaster figure of 'Dying Gaul'
Dimensions:W: 29cm (11.4")H: 18cm (7.1")D: 13.5cm (5.3")
A Grand Tour early 19th century Italian alabaster figure of 'The Dying Gaul' on integral oval base, after the antique - ADDITIONAL IMAGES CAN BE VIEWED BELOW:
The Dying Gaul or Dying Gladiator is depicted in his final moments next to his shield and sword, his face in pain with a fatal wound to his chest.
The original marble figure which is found in the Capitoline Museum in Rome is a Roman copy of a Greek sculpture thought to have been in bronze.
This sculpture is in very good original condition and can go straight into a home or collection.