• The Sunday Sale - The Collecti auction at Christies

    Sale 5934

    The Sunday Sale - The Collection of the Late Christopher Wood

    8 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 154

    A VICTORIAN BRONZE BUST OF QUEEN VICTORIA

    AFTER WILLIAM THEED, CIRCA 1864

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN BRONZE BUST OF QUEEN VICTORIA
    AFTER WILLIAM THEED, CIRCA 1864
    With brown patination on an integral socle and with impressed marks 'W.THEED/1864', on the reverse
    15½ in. (39.5 cm.) high
    Together with a companion electrotype portrait bust of Prince Albert, with impressed marks 'W. THEED.S.C./ELKINGTON & CO. FOUNDERS', on the reverse (2)


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    After the bronze sculpture by William Theed the Younger (1804-1891) of Queen Victoria, executed in 1864 and the marble sculpture of Prince Albert, also executed by Theed, in 1862.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage