Parcel gilt bronzed group of the Two Fates by Ferdinand Barbedienne
Parcel gilt bronzed group of the Two Fates by Ferdinand Barbedienne
Parcel gilt bronzed group of the Two Fates by Ferdinand Barbedienne
Parcel gilt bronzed group of the Two Fates by Ferdinand Barbedienne
Parcel gilt bronzed group of the Two Fates by Ferdinand Barbedienne
Parcel gilt bronzed group of the Two Fates by Ferdinand Barbedienne

FERDINAND BARBEDIENNE (1810-1892)

Parcel gilt bronzed group of the Two Fates by Ferdinand Barbedienne

19th century France

Offered by Mayfair Gallery Ltd.

£7,500 gbp
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Representing the two Fates, Clotho and Atropos; Clotho depicted seated, holding a spindle and Atropos, lying, holding a scroll and a pair of scissors; the two personifications of fate, Clotho and her sister Atropos, respectively spin and cut the thread of life.

This model is after a Classical original from the Parthenon, which is now on public view at the British Museum, London.
Dimensions
Height 52.00 cm (20.47 inches)
Width 92.00 cm (36.22 inches)
Depth 36.00 cm (14.17 inches)
Stock Code
13145
Medium
Bronze, gilt
Signed/Inscribed
Stamped, 'F. Barbedienne Fondeur and Réduction Mécanique A. Collas'
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