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I need help w signature on old bronze sculpture

Postby rdavidc » 09 Nov 2007, 05:12

I have an old bronze sculpture that i'm putting on ebay but can't read the artists name, here is a link to a picture or the signature (any help would be greatly appreciated........david http://home.comcast.net/~scanew/sculpt16.jpg
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Re: I need help w signature on old bronze sculpture

Postby BillieDeKid » 09 Nov 2007, 06:32

It could be Errica Tramacere. Here's the link, you can contact her and show her a photo of the item, see if it's her work or the work of her father or another family memeber.

http://www.equilibriarte.org/eqmember/2810
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Re: I need help w signature on old bronze sculpture

Postby suanj » 09 Nov 2007, 16:38

rdavidc wrote:I have an old bronze sculpture that i'm putting on ebay but can't read the artists name, here is a link to a picture or the signature (any help would be greatly appreciated........david http://home.comcast.net/~scanew/sculpt16.jpg

when you say: old bronze sculpture..
you mean old... of 20 years, 50 years, 100 years or what? it is helpful for to know the work period of artist....
also you can show us the complete picture of sculpture?
thanks, suanj
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Re: I need help w signature on old bronze sculpture

Postby rdavidc » 10 Nov 2007, 23:50

I put it on ebay already with the limited info i had, it was recognized by an ebay user as a late 19th century copy of a bronze found in Pompeii in 1862 called Young Dionysos (better known as Listening Narcissus), Even with that knowledge i still haven't found the accepted name of the artist, here is the title of the auction (i'm thinking a link may be unappropriate in this forum) thanks for your input.....rdavidc
Bronze Sculpture Male Nude figure Classical signed 24"
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