Bronze Figure, Drunken Faun of Pompeii
A late 19th century Italian 'Grand Tour' souvenir bronze figure, after the antique, of the Drunken Faun of Pompeii. Mounted upon a stone block of limestone.
A verdigris copy of the statue of the acclaimed satyr or Faun from ill-fated Pompeii. Cast by the Sommer Foundry, Naples. The re-discovered original sculpture is now in the 'Museo Archeologico Nazionale' in Naples.
H 50cm x W 34cm. Base 47cm x 21cm x 6.5cm.