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    Sale 5412

    The Sunday Sale : The Langford Hall Collection, Nottinghamshire - Property of the late Mr & Mrs Patrick Radford

    6 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 114

    A COPELAND PARIAN BUST OF CLYTIE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A COPELAND PARIAN BUST OF CLYTIE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MARKS
    After the Antique, modelled by C. Delpech for the Art Union of London, the nymph with downcast face and scantilly draped, cupped in a large flower
    22 in. (55.9 cm.) high


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    Clytie was a water-nymph in love with Apollo, who did not return the affection. She pined away and after nine days turned into a sunflower, her head following Apollo through the skies.

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