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    Sale 7772

    Russian Art

    1 - 2 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 146

    A Bronze Group Of The Crossing Of The Balkans

    CAST BY CHOPIN FROM THE MODEL BY EVGENII LANCERAY

    Price Realised  

    A Bronze Group Of The Crossing Of The Balkans
    Cast by Chopin from the model by Evgenii Lanceray
    On a raised rectangular base with rounded corners, signed, dated '1880', and inscribed with foundry mark on base

    16½ in. (41.9 cm.) high


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    See G W Sudbury and D R Douglas, Evgueni Alexandrovitch Lanceray: le Sculpteur Russe de Cheval, Paris, 2006, p. 143, illustrated.

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