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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 355

    A FRENCH BRONZE FIGURAL GROUP ENTITLED 'AU BUT'

    CAST BY SIOT-DECAUVILLE, PARIS, AFTER THE MODEL BY ALFRED BOUCHER, RETAILED BY DIEGES & CLUST, NEW YORK, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH BRONZE FIGURAL GROUP ENTITLED 'AU BUT'
    CAST BY SIOT-DECAUVILLE, PARIS, AFTER THE MODEL BY ALFRED BOUCHER, RETAILED BY DIEGES & CLUST, NEW YORK, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Signed A. BOUCHER and stamped with Siot foundry cachet, 0276, and retailer's mark DIEGES & CLUST N.Y.
    17½ in. (44.5 cm.) high


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    The firm of Dieges & Clust was originally established in New York in 1898 retailing primarily collectible and ancient coins, though also distributed a modest selection of bronze works. Still in business today and relocated to Providence, Rhode Island, the firm now retails fine jewelry.

    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR, PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND