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    Sale 5201

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    27 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 131

    A PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE MARBLE AND ORMOLU BUSTS OF ZEUS AND HERA

    CIRCA 1880, CAST BY SERVANT, PARIS

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE MARBLE AND ORMOLU BUSTS OF ZEUS AND HERA
    CIRCA 1880, CAST BY SERVANT, PARIS
    The busts with foundry stamps to rear 'GS'
    23in. (58.4cm.) high, overall (2)


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    The Parisian fondeur G. Servant produced a diverse inventory from his premises at 137, rue Vieille-du-Temple. Specializing in Egyptian and Greek Revival pieces, he was a medallist at the major international exhibitions between 1867 and 1887.

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