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    Sale 11628

    THE OPULENT EYE:19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE, WORKS OF ART, CERAMIC & CARPETS

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 37

    A FRENCH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND ROUGE MARBLE FIGURE OF A PUTTO HARNASSING A DOVE

    BY HENRY DASSON, PARIS, DATE 1882

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND ROUGE MARBLE FIGURE OF A PUTTO HARNASSING A DOVE
    BY HENRY DASSON, PARIS, DATE 1882
    Signed henry Dasson - Bronzier Paris 1882, on an ormolu-mounted plinth with toupie feet
    24 ½ in. (62 in.) high


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    A marble example of this subject is illustrated in C. Mestdagh, L'ameublement d'art français: 1850-1900, Paris, 2010, p. 233.