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    Sale 7614

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    24 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 44

    A PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE FIGURES ENTITLED 'LA PORTEUSE' AND 'LE GUERRIER ARABE'

    CAST FROM THE MODELS BY JEAN-JULES SALMSON, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE FIGURES ENTITLED 'LA PORTEUSE' AND 'LE GUERRIER ARABE'
    CAST FROM THE MODELS BY JEAN-JULES SALMSON, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Each signed SALMSON to the naturalistic base and on a black-lacquered spreading plinth
    The taller: 22¾ in. (58 cm.) high (2)


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    Another pair of bronze casts of this model sold Christie's New York, 9 April 2008, lot 78 ($11,875).

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