• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5659

    Christie's Interiors

    12 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 294

    TWO ITALIAN EARTHENWARE FIGURES

    CIRCA 1950, THE FIRST LE BERTETTI, THE SECOND LIAMI, PAINTED FACTORY MARKS

    Price Realised  

    TWO ITALIAN EARTHENWARE FIGURES
    CIRCA 1950, THE FIRST LE BERTETTI, THE SECOND LIAMI, PAINTED FACTORY MARKS
    The first modelled as a kneeling Hawaian girl playing the guitar, wearing a strapless floral dress and with blue flowers adorning her hair, inscribed 'HONOLULU N.76' to the underside, the second modelled as a seated Arabian man in yellow jacket, pink turban and green harem pants
    Approx. 15¼ in. (38.7 cm.) high (2)


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