• Leading Lights  auction at Christies

    Sale 5943

    Leading Lights

    25 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 12

    LÉO LAPORTE-BLAIRSY (1867-1923)

    'THE JAPANESE LANTERN', FIGURAL NIGHTLIGHT, 1901

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    LÉO LAPORTE-BLAIRSY (1867-1923)
    'THE JAPANESE LANTERN', FIGURAL NIGHTLIGHT, 1901
    bronze figure of a girl holding a frosted glass lantern, enamelled with a red circle and black stylised letters, signed in the maquette Léo Laporte-Blairsy, foundry seal for Jollet & Cie
    10½ in. (26.7 cm.) high


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    Société des Artistes Français 1901