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Lot 28Attributed to Guillaume Boichot
Hercules
Bronze with dark brown patina
Height 24 1/2 inches
On a round marble base
This figure is derived from the so-called Farnese Hercules, an over-life-sized Greco-Roman marble statue of the Greek hero that Boichot almost certainly would have seen in Rome on one of his trips to Italy during the 1770s and 1780s.


C Property of a Collector

Sold for $15,000
Estimate $1,500-3,500


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.





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