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    Sale 1940

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 317

    A FRENCH BRONZE AND IVORY GROUP OF FOUR PUTTI WITH A SEDAN CHAIR**

    CAST FROM A MODEL BY LOUIS GOSSIN, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH BRONZE AND IVORY GROUP OF FOUR PUTTI WITH A SEDAN CHAIR**
    CAST FROM A MODEL BY LOUIS GOSSIN, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Signed GOSSIN, on a spreading portor marble base
    9¾ in. (25 cm.) high; 18½ in (47 cm.) wide


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    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR (LOTS 308-351)