A Collection of Venetian garden sculpture, including works attributed to Giovanni and Antonio Bonazza, Giovanni Marchiori and Orazio Marinali (catalogue for an auction conducted by Sotheby’s Sussex, Billingshurst, 26 September 1989)
London, Sotheby’s Sussex, 1989
(27 cm), 32 pp., illustrations (some in colour). Lots numbered 556-571. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - Thirteen lots of heroic figurative sculptures and two pairs of medieval recumbent lions. “They were recently restored by Werner Schwendner, the Bavarian State Garden Conservator, who worked only on the more weathered areas and on previous restorations which he confirms as being of 19th century date” (from the Introduction, by Giovanni Mariacher, former director of the Museo Correr). ¶ Unmarked copy.