Vintage Horse Head Bookends Giannelli Signed Sculpture Alabaster and Marble
These are seriously gorgeous vintage horse head bookends. Signed A. Giannelli, the white horse heads are alabaster - ivory in color - with a black marble base. The sculptural details are exquisite. It looks like the equine manes are blowing in the wind. Made in Italy. Very heavy. Use as bookends or display as art on your mantle.
Perfect gift for an equestrian or as an art deco home accessory.
A. Giannelli was an Italian master sculptor. Born in Volterra in 1907, he graduated from the Royal School of Art. One of his most famous sculptures was a bust for Dwight D Eisenhower. He was awarded the title of "Cavaliere della Repubblica" in Italy for his achievements.
Size: 5 1/2" W x 6" H x 2 5/8" Deep. [Black marble bases measure 3 3/4" W x 2 3/8" W x 1 1/8" H
Condition: Excellent. Gently used condition with no chips or damage. Original Golden Crown E & R Italy sticker still attached to one of the bookends.
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* Books shown in photos are not included.