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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 638

    A BRONZED PLASTER CARYATID FIGURE OF AN EGYPTIAN GODDESS

    PROBABLY FRENCH, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BRONZED PLASTER CARYATID FIGURE OF AN EGYPTIAN GODDESS
    PROBABLY FRENCH, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    On a square moulded bronzed and parcel-gilt pedestal
    The caryatid: 168 cm. high; 254 cm. high overall


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    Provenance

    Christie's Paris, 24 June 2003, lot 540.