• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5695

    Christie's Interiors

    13 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 43

    TWO ENGLISH PARIAN BUSTS

    THE FIRST COPELAND, DATED 1871, IMPRESSED FACTORY AND ART UNION MARKS

    Price Realised  

    TWO ENGLISH PARIAN BUSTS
    THE FIRST COPELAND, DATED 1871, IMPRESSED FACTORY AND ART UNION MARKS
    The Copeland example modelled as the Madonna and Child, incised R Monti, 1871 to the reverse, the second a maiden, perhaps a water nymph, with a wreath of water-lillies and rushes in her hair
    The first 15 in. (38 cm.) high (2)


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