Seated boy playing a flute

Heavy, brassy alloy. lost-wax cast with reddish-brown patina. hair and terrain bases punched. gilt-bronze base. | probably mid-18th century (cast)

Italian School

From a group of four small bronze figures in the Collection, all of which show infant boys or putti playing a variety of musical instruments (the others, S202, S203 and S205, blowing into a double conch shell, holding up a shell, and playing the tria...
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