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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 127

    A CARVED LIMESTONE RELIEF FRAGMENT OF A MAN HARVESTING

    FRENCH, PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CARVED LIMESTONE RELIEF FRAGMENT OF A MAN HARVESTING
    FRENCH, PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY
    Bearing a paper label typed 'Relief from capital. Autun, late 12th Cent. ex. coll. Sigismond Bardac, Georges Hoentschel and Alphonse Kann, Paris.pur.1955'
    11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) high, 8 in. (20.5 cm.) wide; 14¼ in. (36 cm.) high, 9½ in. (24 cm.) wide, overall


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    Provenance

    Sigismond Bardac (by repute).
    Georges Hoentschel (by repute).
    Alphonse Kann, Paris (by repute).