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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 637

    FIGURE REPRESENTANT BACCHUS

    D'APRES PIERRE GARNIER (1638-1728), FRANCE, XVIIIEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    FIGURE REPRESENTANT BACCHUS
    D'APRES PIERRE GARNIER (1638-1728), FRANCE, XVIIIEME SIECLE
    En bronze, représenté debout en contrapposte, tenant une coupe de vin de sa main droite et une grappe de raisin de sa main gauche; reposant sur une base carrée entièrement moulée de style naturaliste, le socle en bronze doré sur des pieds en volutes; patine brune à rehauts brun clair
    Hauteur: 35.2 cm. (14 in.), Hauteur totale: 41.5 cm. (61¼ in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    A BRONZE FIGURE OF BACCHUS
    AFTER PIERRE GARNIER (1638-1728), FRENCH, 18TH CENTURY
    Depicted standing in contrapposto, holding a cup of wine in his right hand and a bunch of grapes in his left; on an integrally cast naturalistic square plinth with tree-trunk support; on an ormolu base with scrolling feet; medium brown patina with lighter high points