Pair of sphinxes. Travertine marble. For Sale
Pair of sphinxes. Travertine marble.:
While this mythological animal with a lion's body and female head is found in ancient Egyptian art, idealization, its proportions and the lines of the sculptures relate them much more to European 19th century neoclassical examples, especially since the campaigns of Napoleon on the banks of the Nile river."
· Size: 120x51x85 cms.