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    Sale 5338

    20th Century Decorative Arts

    1 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 167

    JOE DESCOMPS

    VENUS AND CUPID A CIRE PERDUE PATINATED BRONZE GROUP, CIRCA 1930

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    JOE DESCOMPS
    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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