Trio of Athletes - Sculpture

Trio of Athletes

Trio of Athletes

Artist Unknown (Italian, c, late 18th or early 19th century. "Trio of Athletes: Runner, Boxer, and Discus Thrower" Bronze. These sculptures would have been collected by aristocrats and scholars on their Grand Tour to Italy during the 18th and early 19th century. Considered a necessity of a gentleman's education, this tour typically took two years and involved stops throughout Italy and sometimes Greece and Turkey, but the bulk of the time was spent in Rome.

Tallest: 10" h.
Price: $2,500/set