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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 131

    A TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF SAINT CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA

    GERMAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A TERRACOTTA FIGURE OF SAINT CATHERINE OF ALEXANDRIA
    GERMAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Depicted holding a sword in her right hand and a book in her left, on an integral base, inscribed in red paint '1949.122' and with a white paper label inscribed 'P7214'
    21¾ in. (55. 5cm.) high


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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)