Two (2) Italian marble reproduction sculptures, including Venus and Hebe. 1st item: Sculpture depicting the Greek goddess of love, Aphrodite, after the famous Hellenistic piece known by its Roman title of Venus de Milo. 25 3/4" H x 7" W x approx. 8" D. Circa 1900. 2nd item: Bust depicting the Greek goddess of youth Hebe, after Antonio Canova, titled along the lower front edge EBE. Mounted onto a round pedestal base with metal center pin. 9" H x 5" W. 20th century.
The collection of a Tennessee institution.
1st item: Scattered surface grime and minute loss measuring 1/8" x 1/4". Minor hairlines to the base, largest measuring 3 3/8" L. 2nd item: Scattered chipping to right shoulder and along the bust lower edge, chip to base rear.