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    Sale 2172

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Tapestries and Oriental Carpets

    9 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 136

    A BRONZE GROUP OF HERCULES AND THE NEMEAN LION

    FRENCH, LATE 16TH EARLY 17TH CENTURY

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    A BRONZE GROUP OF HERCULES AND THE NEMEAN LION
    FRENCH, LATE 16TH EARLY 17TH CENTURY
    Depicted naked and forcing open the jaws of the lion, on a later circular black marble base
    17¼ in. (18 cm.) high; 18½ in. (21.5 cm.) high, overall


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