12 - 13 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,750
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,000
TWO FRENCH PATINATED BRONZE FIGURES OF FOWL,
including a gilt-bronze example depicting a rooster and chicks inscribed 'PJ MENE' on an ebonized base, a verdigris patinated example inscribed 'DELABRIERRE'; together with a patinated metal figural group of fowl inscribed 'L. MAILLARD'
The Maillard example (tallest) 15¼in. (39cm.) high; the Mene 5in. (13cm.) high, overall (3)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
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