Lorenzo Bartolini, ‘La Preghiera (The Prayer)’, Sculpture, Marble, Christie's Old Masters
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Lorenzo Bartolini

La Preghiera (The Prayer)

Marble
50 2/5 × 35 in
128 × 89 cm
Location
New York
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Christie's Old Masters
New York

Depicting a young female, half-draped in a robe, kneeling in prayer.

Bartolini, after studying in …

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Lorenzo Bartolini, ‘La Preghiera (The Prayer)’, Sculpture, Marble, Christie's Old Masters
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Depicting a young female, half-draped in a robe, kneeling in prayer.

Bartolini, after studying in Florence and then apprenticing in workshops in Carrara and Voltera, moved to France in 1799 as an enlisted soldier. There, due to the intervention of Elisa Baciocchi, Napoleon's sister, Bartolini's fortunes rose …

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Lorenzo Bartolini

La Preghiera (The Prayer)

Marble
50 2/5 × 35 in
128 × 89 cm
Location
New York
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