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    Sale 5909

    Christie's Interiors

    21 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 47

    A COMPOSITE STONE MODEL OF 'VENUS AU BAIN'

    SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY, AFTER CHRISTOPHE-GABRIEL ALLEGRAIN (1710-1795)

    Price Realised  

    A COMPOSITE STONE MODEL OF 'VENUS AU BAIN'
    SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY, AFTER CHRISTOPHE-GABRIEL ALLEGRAIN (1710-1795)
    63 in. (160 cm.) high


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    Based on ancient models, Allegrain's marble Baigneuse was completed in 1766. It is currently in the Louvre, Paris.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage