Striding Mars by Giambologna

A detail of a lifetime cast of Striding Mars by Giambologna on show at Stuart Lochhead Sculpture.

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The Alchemist’s Laboratory: Giambologna’s Forge in Florence runs from June 30-July 7 at 35 Bury Street.

The five works on offer have been assembled over two decades by an American collector and will be offered together as a group.

They include some of Giambologna’s most famous models: a lifetime cast of Striding Mars, c.1580; The Fowler (or Birdcatcher) and Cristo Morto, c.1580- 1600, cast by Antonio Susini; Lion Attacking a Horse, c.1700, by Giovanni Battista Foggini; and Hercules and the Centaur, c.1710-20, by Giuseppe Piamontin.

The price of the group has not yet been disclosed.

London Art Week runs from June 30-July 7.