• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 157

    A FRENCH PATINATED BRONZE FIGURE OF A FEMALE NUDE, ENTITLED 'DELIVRANCE'

    CAST BY FERDINAND BARBEDIENNE FROM A MODEL BY EMILE OSCAR GUILLAUME, FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

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    A FRENCH PATINATED BRONZE FIGURE OF A FEMALE NUDE, ENTITLED 'DELIVRANCE'
    CAST BY FERDINAND BARBEDIENNE FROM A MODEL BY EMILE OSCAR GUILLAUME, FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY
    Holding aloft a sword titled to the hilt 'DELIVRANCE', standing atop a globe signed 'Emile Guillaume' and inscribed 'F. BARBEDIENNE FONDEUR PARIS', on a later carved walnut plinth
    The bronze: 60 in. (154 cm.) high
    The plinth: 22 in. (56 cm.) high; 17 in. (43 cm.) wide; 15 in. (38 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (157-158)