Capodimonti - Giuseppe Cappi - Figure Group - Signed Original - Rare Collectable
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Capodimonti - Giuseppe Cappi - Figure Group - Signed Original - Rare Collectable:
HERE YOU HAVE A BEAUTIFUL
ORIGINAL CAPODIMONTI FIGURINE
ENTITLED THE BOASTFUL MAN
THIS IS A DELIGHTFUL FIGURE GROUP OF A CIGAR SMOKING GENTLEMAN WITH A DOG COCKING HIS LEG AGAINST THE MAN.
Born in Milan 1921, lived in Milan and in Como province where he has the workshop-studio near the Royal Crown Porcelain Manufactory and where he created his masterpices that are sent all over the world, especially America where they have won the market. Many of his works are now in many private collections and museums. Cappé is an artist who has taken inspiration from the ranks of the great Italian barocco-alessandra folk tradition of which the stuccos by Serpotta (Palermo), the Capodimonte Works and the Neapolitan precursors are the typical and well-known examples. Cappé is an artist who has been creating from1946 CAPPI DIED IN 2008.
THE CONDITION IS CLOSE TO MINT BUT THERE HAS BEEN A MINOR REPAIR TO DOGS COCKING LEG, WHICH HAS BEEN WELL EXECUTED, AND HARDLY VISABLE.
STANDING APPROX 22cm TALL
Marked to base as shown. Cappe signature to the reverse
A HIGHLY COLLECTABLE AND RARE EXAMPLE.
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