London, South Kensington
27 November 2007
A PAIR OF FRENCH BRONZE MARBLE AND ORMOLU BUSTS OF ZEUS AND HERA
CIRCA 1880, CAST BY SERVANT, PARIS
The busts with foundry stamps to rear 'GS'
23in. (58.4cm.) high, overall (2)
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