• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2827

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    22 - 23 September 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 574

    A FRENCH BRONZE FIGURE OF A FARMER ENTITLED 'LE FANEUR'

    CAST FROM THE MODEL BY CHARLES LEVY (D. 1899), LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A FRENCH BRONZE FIGURE OF A FARMER ENTITLED 'LE FANEUR'
    CAST FROM THE MODEL BY CHARLES LEVY (D. 1899), LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Of a bare-chested farm labourer leaning on a pitch-fork, a water-flask at his side, on a naturalistic base cast with ears of corn, signed CH. LEVY, inscribed Faneur/par CH. LEVY/Salon des Beaux-Arts and with foundry seal of the Syndicate des Fabricateurs de bronzes 1818 and numbered C887
    58 cm. high


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