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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 640

    FIGURE DE SAINT SEBASTIEN

    TRAVAIL PROBABLEMENT ALLEMAND, XVIIEME SIECLE

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    FIGURE DE SAINT SEBASTIEN
    TRAVAIL PROBABLEMENT ALLEMAND, XVIIEME SIECLE
    En ivoire sculpté et ébène, représenté debout, attaché à un tronc; reposant sur un socle octogonal en bois noirci et sur quatre pieds en ivoire sculpté à motif de putti ailés; légères craquelures, restaurations et manques
    Hauteur: 63 cm. (24¾ in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A CARVED IVORY AND EBONY FIGURE OF SAINT SEBASTIAN
    PROBABLY GERMAN, 17TH CENTURY
    Depicted standing tied to a tree trunk; on an octogonal ebony-veneered base on four carved ivory feet, each in the form of a winged putto head and scroll; minor cracks, restorations and losses