• Spanish Splendour  - The Colle auction at Christies

    Sale 7818

    Spanish Splendour - The Collection of a Marqués

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 31

    A BUEN RETIRO FIGURE OF HERCULES AND THREE CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN FIGURES OF PUTTI

    THE FIRST LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE THREE PUTTI LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE FLEUR-DE-LYS MARK AND IMPRESSED NUMERALS

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    A BUEN RETIRO FIGURE OF HERCULES AND THREE CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN FIGURES OF PUTTI
    THE FIRST LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE THREE PUTTI LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE FLEUR-DE-LYS MARK AND IMPRESSED NUMERALS
    Hercules modelled standing beside a rocky mound, scantily draped with a lion's pelt, the three figures of putti emblematic of Fire, Air and Earth, on canted square bases, some damages and restoration
    Hercules 9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high; the putti 8¼ in. (21 cm.) high max. (4)


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