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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 123

    AN OVAL CARVED MARBLE RELIEF OF THE THREE GRACES

    PROBABLY ITALIAN, MID 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN OVAL CARVED MARBLE RELIEF OF THE THREE GRACES
    PROBABLY ITALIAN, MID 17TH CENTURY
    INSCRIBED AROUND THE EDGE IN LATIN 'NON QVOD SINT NVDA, SED QVID NVDAE ASPICE MONSTRENT'; IN A LATER OVAL GILTWOOD FRAME
    16 1/8 IN. (41 CM.) HIGH, THE RELIEF


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 122-126)