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A PAIR OF ORMOLU CHENETS
After the model by Philippe Caffieri, late 19th Century

Of a poodle and a cat on a small cushion and pierced and scrolling rockwork and foliage, one stamped A22
17in. (43cm.) high; 20in. (51cm.) wide (2)

Lot Essay

See H. Ottomeyer and P. Pröschel, Vergoldete Bronzen, Munich, 1986, page 200, No 3.14.12., for a pair of chenets incorporating the poodle and playful cat.
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