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    Sale 7614

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

    24 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 39

    A FRENCH BRONZE FIGURE OF A SLEEPING NYMPH

    CAST FROM THE MODEL BY LUCA MADRASSI, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH BRONZE FIGURE OF A SLEEPING NYMPH
    CAST FROM THE MODEL BY LUCA MADRASSI, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Signed MADRASSI and with VRAI BRONZE PARIS/B.D. foundry cachet to the naturalist base, on an ormolu base with CASA VIGNES DE M.P. SANCHEZ/FLORIDA. 361. B. AIRES retailer's coin and later vert Maurin marble plinth
    24½ in. (75 cm.) high


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    Please see lot 47 for a note on Luca Madrassi.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF ASPINALLS MAYFAIR (LOTS 39-44)