843 Attrib. Benedetto Boschetti Fine Bronzed Male Bust Ajax Greek Mythological Hero

Very Impressive & Superbly Cast Patinated Bronzed Metal Bust of Ajax Turning to Dexter, of generous proportions, after the Antique, attributed to Benedetto Boschetti (1820-1860). Mid to late Nineteenth Century. 

Wearing a Helmet cast with Satyrs, his toga tied at his left shoulder and a sash to his right, raised on a stunning original well veined marble support in colours of off-white and various tones of reddish browns. 

The hand carved base modelled as a circular socle ending on a plain square base. 

Condition: Good original condition, nice surface patination, marble base in good condition also, base underneath replaced, nicely done. 

Height: (entire) 14.75” (37.5cm). Width: (at marble base) 4.5" (11.5cm). Depth: (at base) 4.5” (11.5cm).