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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 370

    A PAIR OF GILT AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED BLACKAMOORS

    19TH CENTURY, CENTRAL EUROPE

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GILT AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED BLACKAMOORS
    19TH CENTURY, CENTRAL EUROPE
    Each depictured bearing a torch in one hand and a torch holder aloft in the other, standing on a simulated rocky base, with a simulated green marble later octagonal column
    The tallest blackamoor (with stand): 77½ in. (197 cm.) high;
    The tallest blackamoor (without stand): 39½ in. (100 cm.) high (2)


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