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    Sale 7545

    A Town House in Mayfair

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 650

    A FRENCH BRONZE GROUP OF AN IRISH SETTER HOLDING A PHEASANT

    CAST FROM THE MODEL BY ALFRED DUBUCAND, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH BRONZE GROUP OF AN IRISH SETTER HOLDING A PHEASANT
    CAST FROM THE MODEL BY ALFRED DUBUCAND, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The naturalistic base signed A. Dubucand and numbered EV 640
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high; 12¼ in. (31 cm.) wide; 5 in. (30 cm.) deep


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    Born in 1828, Alfred Dubucand studied under Lequien and exhibited at the Salon from 1867 to 1883. Working entirely as an Animalier, his wax models were subsequently cast in bronze.

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    Provenance

    Acquired from Victor Franses, London