• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 502

    A FRENCH IVORY MODEL OF A YOUNG BOY

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH IVORY MODEL OF A YOUNG BOY
    18TH CENTURY
    Depicted holding a puppy and being chased by a whelping bitch
    4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) high
    Together with an ivory model of a putto, 18th century, holding a fish in one hand and a dolphin in the other -- 2 5/8 in. (6.5 cm.) high; an Anglo-Indian ivory letter opener, mid-19th century -- 10 in. (25.5 cm.) long; and an ivory fly whip, modelled as a standing Egyptian figure -- the handle - 7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) long (4)


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