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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 563

    A FRENCH CARVED WHITE MARBLE FIGURE OF A FEMALE NUDE 'VOLUBILIS'

    BY ALFRED BOUCHER (1850-1934), SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH CARVED WHITE MARBLE FIGURE OF A FEMALE NUDE 'VOLUBILIS'
    BY ALFRED BOUCHER (1850-1934), SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
    The base inscribed 1869-1894 and signed A BOUCHER
    94 cm. high


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    Alfred Boucher (d. 1934) entered L'Ecole des Beaux Arts de Paris in 1869 under the instruction of renowned artists Paul Dubois, Antoine Dumont and Marius Ramus. He achieved immediate success exhibiting at the Exposition Universelle and was awarded a third class medal in 1874 and the Grand Prix in 1881 and 1900.

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