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    Sale 12038

    Interiors

    20 July 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 253

    A FRENCH BRONZE FIGURE OF 'UNE TROUVAILLE A POMPEI'

    CAST AFTER A MODEL BY HIPPOLYTE MOULIN (1832-1884), CAST BY THIEBAUT FRERES, LATE 19TH/ EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH BRONZE FIGURE OF 'UNE TROUVAILLE A POMPEI'
    CAST AFTER A MODEL BY HIPPOLYTE MOULIN (1832-1884), CAST BY THIEBAUT FRERES, LATE 19TH/ EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The circular base inscribed 'Moulins' and 'THIEBAUT FRERES FONDEURS PARIS', losses
    36 ¼ in. (92 cm.) high


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    A 183 cm. high cast is in Musée d'Orsay and illustrated in Pierre Kjellberg, Les Bronzes du XIXe Siecle, Paris, 1989, p. 520.

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