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    Sale 1989

    Russian Art

    18 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 197

    A Bronze Group of a Standing Bear

    CAST FROM A MODEL BY EVGENII LANCERAY

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    A Bronze Group of a Standing Bear
    Cast from a model by Evgenii Lanceray
    On realistic hexagonal base, the bear standing up on hind legs on a naturalistic ground with tree trunks, inscribed on base in Cyrillic modelled by E. Lancere, with Cyrillic inscription on the base 'Killed by the Emperor near Agitsa, March 1865'
    21 in. (53.3 cm.) high


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