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Hercules – SC004

“Hercules and the stymphalian bird” signed J Uphues (1850-1911)

A high quality cast bronze of Hercules, poised on tiptoe, looking upwards and taking aim with a bow. Below the bronze base, which is signed J Uphues, is an oval green Tinos marble plinth.

Joseph Uphues studied under R. Begas at the Berlin Academy and sculpted many monuments in Berlin and other German cities. He won a silver medal at the Exposition Universelle of 1900. One example of this bronze exists in the Forbs collection of Victorian Art.

Circa 1890

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Measurements:

Width: 10" (254mm)

Height: 24" (610mm)

Depth: 7" (178mm)

Price: £2,800 (+VAT)

Product Code: SC004

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Hercules – SC004

Hercules – SC004

Product Code: SC004

“Hercules and the stymphalian bird” signed J Uphues (1850-1911)

A high quality cast bronze of Hercules, poised on tiptoe, looking upwards and taking aim with a bow. Below the bronze base, which is signed J Uphues, is an oval green Tinos marble plinth.

Joseph Uphues studied under R. Begas at the Berlin Academy and sculpted many monuments in Berlin and other German cities. He won a silver medal at the Exposition Universelle of 1900. One example of this bronze exists in the Forbs collection of Victorian Art.

Circa 1890

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