TAZIO Alabaster Horses Purchased in Italy around 1980 - 1982 see link to artist other work https://www.proantic.com/en/display.php?id=612834
16 W x 17 1/2 H 46lbs
I know it was purchased in Italy, Sicily I believe in the early 80's while my father & mother were on vacation. It was given to me by my father a few years after my parents divorce in 94.
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Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:
Italian School, 20th Century
Carved alabaster sculpture of two horses
17 1/2 inches high, 16 inches wide
PROVENANCE: acquired in Italy in the 1980s, thence by gift to client
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