• The Manolo March Collection Fr auction at Christies

    Sale 7817

    The Manolo March Collection From Son Galcerán, Mallorca

    28 - 29 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 24

    A SET OF SIX ITALIAN BRONZE OVAL PORTRAIT PROFILE RELIEFS OF ROMAN EMPERORS

    CIRCA 1965, SUPPLIED BY PIERRE DELBEE OF MAISON JANSEN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF SIX ITALIAN BRONZE OVAL PORTRAIT PROFILE RELIEFS OF ROMAN EMPERORS
    CIRCA 1965, SUPPLIED BY PIERRE DELBEE OF MAISON JANSEN
    Each with identifying inscription below the truncation and roman numeral; each in a moulded gilt-metal frame with suspension loop; medium brown patina
    7 in. (18 cm.) high overall (6)


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    Provenance

    Acquired by Don Bartolomé March Servera through Pierre Delbée for the Library at Miguel Angel, Madrid, circa 1965.


    Literature

    James Archer Abbot, Jansen, New York, 2006, p.273 (illustrated in situ on the Library Doors).