CA0521 Grand Tour bonze bust of a young Augustus
Fine quality late 19th century Grand Tour Italian patinated bronze bust of a young Octavian, Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus the first Emperor of Rome. (63 BC–AD 14) after the Roman original in the Gallery of the Busts, Pius-Clementine Museum, Vatican Museums. Another version can be seen at Chatsworth House. Integral patinated bronze socle inscribed 'Augusto'. Presented on an scholastic ebonised socle base. Italy, probably Rome, circa 1890.
H31.5cm x W 17cm X D 12.5cm