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CAST FROM A MODEL BY LOUIS RICHÉ, (FRENCH, 1877-1949), CIRCA 1924-1930
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CAST FROM A MODEL BY LOUIS RICHÉ, (FRENCH, 1877-1949), CIRCA 1924-1930

Reclining lioness

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CAST FROM A MODEL BY LOUIS RICHÉ, (FRENCH, 1877-1949), CIRCA 1924-1930
Reclining lioness
The integrally cast naturalistic base inscribed to one side L. RICHÉ Médaille d'Or and Patrouilleau. Editeur. BRONZE
Dark brown patinated bronze
45 cm. high
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Christie's charge a premium to the buyer on the final bid price of each lot sold at the following rates: 23.8% of the final bid price of each lot sold up to and including €150,000 and 14.28% of any amount in excess of €150,000. Buyers' premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.

Lot Essay

Louis Riché studied under Georges Gardet, he specialised in the animalier-genre focussing on dogs and large cats such as lions and panthers. He obtained his Médaille d'Or in 1924.
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