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    Sale 5341

    20th Century Decorative Arts

    29 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 288

    ERNEST BARRIAS

    'NATURE REVEALING HERSELF BEFORE SCIENCE', A PATINATED-BRONZE FIGURE, CIRCA 1900

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    ERNEST BARRIAS
    'NATURE REVEALING HERSELF BEFORE SCIENCE', A PATINATED-BRONZE FIGURE, CIRCA 1900
    modelled as a young woman wrapped in loosely draped cloak, standing and revealing her naked chest, on raised bronze plinth, signed in the bronze E. Barrias, with stamped Susse Frères foundry mark
    9 3/8in. (24cm.) high


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