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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 369

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU CHENETS

    BY BOUHON FRERES, LATE 19TH CENTURY, AFTER A MODEL BY CLAUDE PITOIN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU CHENETS
    BY BOUHON FRERES, LATE 19TH CENTURY, AFTER A MODEL BY CLAUDE PITOIN
    Each stamped BOUHON FRES, with wrought-iron log supports
    16 ½ in. (42 cm.) high; 16 in. (41 cm.) wide; 23 in (58 cm.) deep, including iron bars


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    Provenance

    Ogden Mills (1857-1929), 73 rue de Varenne, Paris, inherited by his daughter, Béatrice, The Countess of Granard, and by descent in the family


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A LADY OF TITLE (LOTS 151 & 364-369)