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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 55

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI TERRACOTTA FIGURES OF SPHINXES

    LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY EARLIER

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI TERRACOTTA FIGURES OF SPHINXES
    LATE 18TH 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY EARLIER
    Each with a headress and a husk-molded blanket, restored
    20 in. (51 cm.) high, 22¼ in. (56.5 cm.) wide (2)


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    Provenance

    Le Goût Steinitz; Christie's, New York, 19 October 2007, lot 91.


    Pre-Lot Text

    JAMES GRAFSTEIN, NEW YORK ANTIQUAIRE
    (LOTS 41-74)