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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 433

    A FRENCH BRONZE MODEL OF A POINTER

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, AFTER GEORGES GARDET (1863-1939)

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    A FRENCH BRONZE MODEL OF A POINTER
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, AFTER GEORGES GARDET (1863-1939)
    The base inscribed 'GEORGE GARDET' and with 'SOCIETES DES BRONZES DE PARIS' stamp, further inscribed 'AP2219'
    10¾ in. (27.3 cm.) high; 19 1/8 in. (48.5 cm.) wide; 5½ in. (14 cm.) deep


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    Georges Gardet (1863-1939) studied under Aimé Millet and Frémiet, so becoming one of the most accomplished animaliers sculptors of the late 19th century. He won the Grand Prix at the Exposition of 1900, as well as being appointed an Officer of the Legion of Honour in that year.

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