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    Sale 2771

    The Sculpture Sale

    21 November 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1035

    CAST BY THE SOCIETE DES BRONZES DE PARIS FROM THE MODEL BY HENRI HONORE PLE (FRENCH, 1853-1922)

    David Vainqueur

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    CAST BY THE SOCIETE DES BRONZES DE PARIS FROM THE MODEL BY HENRI HONORE PLE (FRENCH, 1853-1922)
    David Vainqueur
    The naturalistic base signed Henri Plé, stamped with the Societé des Bronzes foundry seal and mounted with a plaque inscribed DAVID VAINQUEUR Salon des Beaux Arts, the underside inscribed AP
    light brown patinated bronze
    63 cm. high


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    Another cast is illustrated in M. Forrest, Art Bronzes, West Chester, 1988, p. 43, pl. 2.77.

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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the illustrations of lots 1035 and 1036 are swapped in the printed catalogue, and so lot 1035 is illustrated as 1036 and vice versa.