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    Sale 5901

    Christie's Interiors

    3 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 202

    A BRONZE BUST OF KING ZOG OF ALBANIA

    AFTER JOSE TORRES, CIRCA 1935

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BRONZE BUST OF KING ZOG OF ALBANIA
    AFTER JOSE TORRES, CIRCA 1935
    Signed Jose Torres on marble plinth with inscription plaque
    18 in. (46 cm.) high overall


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    Zog, first president and later King of the Albania, 1928-1939, was deposed by Mussolini in 1939 and then lived in exile.

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