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    Sale 11899

    Sculpture

    13 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 34

    A MARBLE FIGURE OF A BATHER

    AFTER JEAN-JOSEPH FOUCOU, FRENCH, PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MARBLE FIGURE OF A BATHER
    AFTER JEAN-JOSEPH FOUCOU, FRENCH, PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY
    Standing on an integrally carved naturalistic oval base
    59 ½ in. (151.1 cm.) high


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    The original marble, dated 1781, is in the musée des Beaux-Arts, Marseille.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous Sale; Ader Picard Tajan, Pavillon Gabriel, Paris, 14 June 1977, lot 52.