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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 653

    A FRENCH BRONZE FIGURE OF DAVID ENTITLED 'DAVID, VAINQUEUR DE GOLIATH'

    CAST BY BARBENIENNE FROM THE MODEL BY ANTONIN MERCIE (1845-1916), LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH BRONZE FIGURE OF DAVID ENTITLED 'DAVID, VAINQUEUR DE GOLIATH'
    CAST BY BARBENIENNE FROM THE MODEL BY ANTONIN MERCIE (1845-1916), LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The base inscribed A. MERCIE and with foundry mark BARBEDIENNE, FONDEUR. PARIS and with the Collas reduction stamp and numbered 635
    61 cm. high


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    A larger cast is illustrated in P. Kjellberg, Les bronzes su XIXe siècle, Paris, 1989, p. 490.

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