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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 37

    A BELGIAN PLASTER GORILLA HEAD

    BY LOUIS GALLET, 1938

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A BELGIAN PLASTER GORILLA HEAD
    BY LOUIS GALLET, 1938
    Inscribed 'A LA MEMOIRE DE MON. . . GALLET 1938'
    18 in. (46 cm.) high


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    Born at La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland on November 16, 1873, Louis Gallet (d.1955) exhibited at the Salon of the Société Nationale des Beaux Arts, Paris from 1904 to the First World War.

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