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    Sale 5368

    Christie's Interiors

    28 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 85

    AN ENGLISH IVORY PORTRAIT RELIEF BUST OF ISAAC NEWTON

    18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGLISH IVORY PORTRAIT RELIEF BUST OF ISAAC NEWTON
    18TH CENTURY
    Set in an associated stained wood oval frame
    ivory 4¼ in. (10.5 cm.) high
    Together with A TASSIE GLASS PASTE PORTRAIT RELIEF OF PATRICK WILSON LATE 18TH CENTURY Inscribed and signed PAT. WILSON UNIV. GLASGOW 1796. Tassie F.


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