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Sotheby's, Londres, le 12 déc. 1985, lot 132.
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A PAIR OF GILT-BRONZE FIGURES OF PUTTI
CIRCLE OF NICOLO ROCCATAGLIATA (1593-1636), VENETIAN, EARLY 17TH CENTURY
Each depicted standing in contrapposto with outstretched arms and with drapery entwined around their bodies; each on an integrally cast oval plinth and later ebony-veneered pewter and foil-backed tortoiseshell base; minor wear to the gilding