1 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,375
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,500
VENUS AND CUPID A CIRE PERDUE PATINATED BRONZE GROUP, CIRCA 1930
modelled as Venus with her back to the chastised Cupid, raised on oval stepped wooden base, signed in the maquette Joe Descomps, Cire Perdue, Susse Fres. Ed. Paris
16 1/3in. (41.9cm.) high, 31½in. (80cm.) long
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