Rare Capodimonte Figure "the Rape Of The Sabine Women" By Giuseppe Cappe For Sale
RARE CAPODIMONTE FIGURE "THE RAPE OF THE SABINE WOMEN" BY GIUSEPPE CAPPE
Offered here a very rare fine quality figurine by the celebrated artist Giuseppe Cappe named
The Rape of the Sabine Women
The Rape of the Sabine Women is an episode in the legendary history of Rome, traditionally said to have taken place in 750 BC, in which the first generation of Roman men acquired wives for themselves from the neighboring Sabine families.
Cappe is well known for his comical pieces, however his serious works truly are something else. The movement and detail is nothing short of incredible. Look at the muscle definition, the characters faces, amazing!
Standing an impressive 15" tall this piece is in PERFECTcondition with no chips, cracks or restorations.
This is a very rare figure, dating to 1963
Fully signed and dated.
Please don't miss out on this superb Italian group. I will pack this piece very well to ensure safe delivery
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I will of course combine postage for multiple purchases for savings on postage
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