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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 649

    FIGURE REPRESENTANT APOLLON MUSAGETE

    PAR JOSEPH ROSSET (1703-1786), VERS 1740-1760

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    FIGURE REPRESENTANT APOLLON MUSAGETE
    PAR JOSEPH ROSSET (1703-1786), VERS 1740-1760
    En marbre, représenté debout, contre un tronc d'arbre, main gauche à la hanche et main droite posée sur sa lyre; sur un socle rectangulaire entièrement moulé; signé 'Rosset pere/fecit' sur le côté; éclats, fissures, accidents et réparations
    Hauteur: 41.2 cm. (16¼ in.)


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    Ce lot a été acquis auprès de la Galerie J. Kugel, Paris.
    This lot was purchased from Galerie J. Kugel, Paris.


    Post Lot Text

    A CARVED MARBLE FIGURE OF THE APOLLO MUSAGETES
    BY JOSEPH ROSSET (1703-1786), CIRCA 1740-1760
    Depicted standing with his left hand on his hip and resting his right on his lyre; on an integrally carved rectangular base with tree trunk support; signed to one side 'Rosset pere fecit'; chips, cracks, damages and repairs