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    Sale 2172

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Tapestries and Oriental Carpets

    9 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 115

    A PAIR OF POLYCHROME-DECORATED AND GILTWOOD CARVED FIGURES OF PUTTI

    ITALIAN, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF POLYCHROME-DECORATED AND GILTWOOD CARVED FIGURES OF PUTTI
    ITALIAN, 18TH CENTURY
    Each with an arm held aloft and inscribed in red paint '38.194' and '38.195'
    17½ in. (44.5 cm.) and 18 in. (46 cm.) high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE WADSWORTH ATHENAEUM MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE EUROPEAN PAINTINGS AND SCULPTURE PURCHASE FUND (LOTS 111-142)