Cesar Costantino R. Ceribelli. Saint Anthony


Cesar Costantino R. CERIBELLI (1841-1918)

Saint Antoine (Saint Anthony)

Bronze with russet patina figuring the saint hermit seated with his pig at his feet. Signed at the back. Inscribed on the embankment : Il faut manger pour vivre et non pas vivre pour manger. A mon cher cousin Paul Duclos. CS.
(One must eat to live and not live to eat. To my dear cousin Paul Duclos. CS)
Moulded red-veined marble counter-plinth.

Circa 1900

Total height : 15.5 cm (6.1 in)

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2014041274