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    Sale 5441

    La Strada Romana - Works of Art from a Private Roman Collection

    14 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 127

    An exceptionally large pair of Dieppe ivory allegorical female figures personifying night and day

    CIRCA 1850

    Price Realised  

    An exceptionally large pair of Dieppe ivory allegorical female figures personifying night and day
    Circa 1850
    Each shown standing semi-naked with a putto at their feet, on ebonised waisted socles
    31 in. (78.7 cm.) high overall (2)


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