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    Sale 7466

    Le Goût Steinitz, III

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 318

    A PAIR OF BRONZE GROUPS EACH OF TWO CHILDREN PLAYING WITH A LION AND A MONKEY RESPECTIVELY

    FRENCH, 18TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF BRONZE GROUPS EACH OF TWO CHILDREN PLAYING WITH A LION AND A MONKEY RESPECTIVELY
    FRENCH, 18TH CENTURY
    The first group with two children feeding grapes to a young lion and the second group with two children crowning a monkey with a floral garland; each on an integrally cast rectangular base and later ebonised wood and brass boulle marquetry pedestal; warm medium brown patina; minor damages and restorations to bases
    7 and 7¼ in. (17.8 and 18.4 cm.) high; 12 1/8 and 12½ in. (30.8 and 31.7 cm.) high, overall (2)


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