• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7784

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 819

    A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN ORMOLU GROUPS

    18TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY SOUTH GERMAN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN ORMOLU GROUPS
    18TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY SOUTH GERMAN
    Depicting Hercules fighting a lion and a deer respectively, each on a rectangular rosso brecciato marble base, numbered '8' and '27' respectively
    6 in. (15 cm.) and 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high, respectively; 6 in. (15 cm.) wide; 3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) deep (2)


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    The correct image for this lot in the printed catalogue is adjacent to lot 818.