• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5695

    Christie's Interiors

    13 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 50

    A PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE BUSTS OF YOUNG BOYS

    MID-19TH CENTURY, AFTER FRANCOIS DUQUESNOY (1597-1642)

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE BUSTS OF YOUNG BOYS
    MID-19TH CENTURY, AFTER FRANCOIS DUQUESNOY (1597-1642)
    Each on a rectangular spreading pedestal, inscribed to the reverse of one and the right shoulder of the other 'F. Flamand'
    12 in. (30.5 cm.) high (2)


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    Duquesnoy was best known for his compositions of infants which resulted in the production of decorative bronzes modelled in his style.

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