• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5680

    Christie's Interiors

    9 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 128

    A PAIR OF FRENCH IVORY MODELS OF A LADY AND GENTLEMAN

    CIRCA 1870

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH IVORY MODELS OF A LADY AND GENTLEMAN
    CIRCA 1870
    The courting couple depicted sending and receiving a letter respectively, on turned ebonised bases
    8 in. (20.5 cm.) high overall (2)


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