• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 7750

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    24 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 49

    A FRENCH GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE AND IVORY FIGURE OF A MEDIEVAL LUTE PLAYER, ENTITLED 'L'AUBADE'

    BY CLAIRE-JEANNE-ROBERTE COLINET, FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH GILT AND PATINATED BRONZE AND IVORY FIGURE OF A MEDIEVAL LUTE PLAYER, ENTITLED 'L'AUBADE'
    BY CLAIRE-JEANNE-ROBERTE COLINET, FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY
    With title to the front, on a circular onyx plinth signed Cl. JR Colinet, standing on a leathered base mounted with a lamp fitting
    22¾ in. (57.5 cm.) high, excluding base and fitting


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