• Important Early European Furni auction at Christies

    Sale 7764

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture & Tapestries

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 350

    MAURICE BOUVAL (1863-1916)

    THE SECRET, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    MAURICE BOUVAL (1863-1916)
    THE SECRET, CIRCA 1900
    carved ivory, with cold-painting, on fluospar socle plinth
    15¼ in. (39 cm.) high
    carved mark to ivory M. Bouval


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 300-385)