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    Sale 5903

    Christie's Interiors

    19 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 183

    A SWISS WOOD RELIEF OF THE LION OF LUCERNE

    AFTER CANOVA, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SWISS WOOD RELIEF OF THE LION OF LUCERNE
    AFTER CANOVA, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Inscribed 'DIE XAUCUSTI HETHI SEPTEMBRIS, MDCCXCII' and 'HELVETIORUM FIDEI AGURTUTI, MDCCXCII'
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) X 12¾ in. (32.5 cm)
    And another similar smaller (2)


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