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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 397

    FIGURE EN IVOIRE SCULPTE REPRESENTANT LE CHRIST EN CROIX

    ITALIE, XVIIEME OU XVIIIEME SIECLE

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    Estimate

    FIGURE EN IVOIRE SCULPTE REPRESENTANT LE CHRIST EN CROIX
    ITALIE, XVIIEME OU XVIIIEME SIECLE
    Dans un cadre d'époque postérieure en bois sculpté et doré, à fond garni de velours; au revers, deux fragments d'étiquettes en papier portant les inscriptions 'RM' et 'Monsie... ignon'; légères craquelures
    Hauteur : 39.5 cm. (15½ in.), Hauteur totale: 91.8 cm. (36¾in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A CARVED IVORY CORPUS FIGURE
    ITALIAN, 17TH OR 18TH CENTURY
    On a later velvet-covered ground and elaborate, shaped giltwood frame; the reverse with the remains of two paper labels inscribed 'R M' and 'Monsie... ignon'; minor cracks