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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi Volume II Session II

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 749

    A FRENCH WHITE MARBLE CARVED HAND OF 'RACHEL'

    DATED 1868, POSSIBLY MODELLED BY LOUIS EDWARD COUGNY (1831-1900)

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A FRENCH WHITE MARBLE CARVED HAND OF 'RACHEL'
    DATED 1868, POSSIBLY MODELLED BY LOUIS EDWARD COUGNY (1831-1900)
    Inscribed 'Souviens Toi', dated 1868 and with inventory number painted in red '832'; together with an oval photograph miniature of the model
    11¼ in. (28 cm.) long (2)


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    Provenance

    Collection Napoléon. Prangins, Switzerland, No. 1058.