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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 195

    A PAINTED TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON

    BY B.AFINGER, DATED 1857

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    A PAINTED TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON
    BY B.AFINGER, DATED 1857
    Modelled with his right hand on the Constitution and Declaration of Independance of the United States, inscribed to the base 'GEORGE WASHINTON, B.AFINGER, 1857'
    23½ in. (59.5 cm.) high


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