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    Sale 7569

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    19 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 133

    A MONUMENTAL NAPOLEON III ORMOLU AND BRONZE SCULPTURAL FENDER

    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

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    A MONUMENTAL NAPOLEON III ORMOLU AND BRONZE SCULPTURAL FENDER
    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
    Of three sections, the left side with a seated female figure holding a scythe with corn and a spade at her side, emblematic of Agriculture, the right side with a male figure, with a boat tiller and a coin bag, emblematic of Transport, each on a shaped scrolled base with stepped plinth and gadrooned edge, with a foliate mount below, the central section with scrolled centre and foliate mount
    30½ in. (77.5 cm.) high; 86¼ in. (219 cm.) wide, overall; 11 in. (28 cm.) deep; Each figure: 30 in. (76 cm.) wide


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