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    Sale 5280

    The Sunday Sale - Property from the Collection of The Late The Hon. Mrs. Angela Lascelles

    28 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 49

    A PAIR OF FRENCH CARVED IVORY FEMALE BUSTS

    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH CARVED IVORY FEMALE BUSTS
    Last quarter 19th century
    One modelled with head to dexter, the other sinister, mounted on ebonised pedestal columns
    7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    The Drawing Room, formerly George IV's Dining Room, Fort Belvedere, Runnymede, Surrey, 1956-1976.
    Virginia Water Cottage, Windsor Great Park, Berkshire.


    Literature

    Christopher Hussey, 'Fort Belvedere, Surrey-II; The Residence of the Hon. Gerald Lascelles', Country Life, 26 November 1959, fig. 5., p. 962.