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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 645

    A CARVED MARBLE BUST OF JULIUS CEASAR

    AFTER THE ANTIQUE, ITALIAN, FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CARVED MARBLE BUST OF JULIUS CEASAR
    AFTER THE ANTIQUE, ITALIAN, FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    With painted inventory number to the reverse 80, on a spreading parcel-gilt panelled mahogany pedestal
    The bust: 41 cm. high; 173 cm. high overall


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    Provenance

    Andy Warhol; sold Sotheby's New York, 29 and 30 April, 1988, lot 232.
    Roger Prigent; sold Christie's New York, 26 November 2002, lot 182.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY FROM AN AMSTERDAM CANAL HOUSE (LOTS 629-656)