• 500 Years Decorative Arts Euro auction at Christies

    Sale 2305

    500 Years Decorative Arts Europe Including Oriental Carpets

    20 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 131

    A FRENCH CARVED IVORY RELIEF

    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH CARVED IVORY RELIEF
    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Depicting a maiden feeding birds, with pierced scrollwork, set in a wood frame
    7 3/8 in. (18.7 cm.) high, the ivory


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