Italian Bronze 20th Century Statuette after Lo Spinario, The Boy with Thorn

The Boy with the Thorn, Greco Roman style bronze statuette from the 20th century after the antique Spinario. This 20th-century bronze statuette, a contemporary interpretation of the classic Spinario, is a testament to the enduring allure of Greco-Roman artistry. The sculpture depicts a boy, engrossed in the delicate task of extracting a thorn from his foot, a scene that resonates with the human condition’s universal themes. The meticulous detailing and the aged patina lend it an authenticity that mirrors the original antique, a revered artifact in Rome’s esteemed Palazzo dei Conservatori. As a home decor piece, this statuette is versatile and timeless. Its historical significance and artistic merit make it a captivating centerpiece, whether it graces a living room mantelpiece or is nestled among other curios in a display cabinet. The Spinario statuette infuses any space with a sense of historical elegance and sophistication, making it a valuable addition to any art collection.
Place of Origin: Italy
Period: 20th Century
Dimensions: 8.75"H x 6"W x 6.25"D
Inventory Number: ZZ110
Price: $1,195