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A Marble Head of Admiral Lord Nelson from a bustA Marble Head of Admiral Lord Nelson from a bustA Marble Head of Admiral Lord Nelson from a bustA Marble Head of Admiral Lord Nelson from a bustA Marble Head of Admiral Lord Nelson from a bust

A Marble Head of Admiral Lord Nelson from a bust by or after Thaller and Ranson, circa 1801-1805
the antique condition life-size head shown looking forward and mounted on a later bronzed wooden plinth. The nose with some damage.
Height of head: 11” (28cm) Overall height: 18” (46cm)
Provenance: Louis Huth, Possingworth Park, East Sussex
Footnote: This head is by or after Franz Thaller’s and Matthias Ranson’s bust, Horatio Nelson, Viscount Nelson, 1801 and was discovered during renovation work in the grounds of Possingworth Park, Cross-in Hand, East Sussex, home of the collector and connoisseur Louis Huth.
We are indebted to Martyn Downer for researching this piece.

Item ID:410

HEIGHT
18" (46 cm)

Wick Antiques LTD

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UK
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    A Marble Head of Admiral Lord Nelson from a bust

    £12,500 GBP   ~ $17,452 USD