12 December 2000,
Price realised GBP 2,350
GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A BRONZE GROUP DEPICTING BACCHANALIAN REVELLERS
AFTER JEAN-MICHEL CLAUDE, CALLED CLODION, 19TH CENTURY
On an integrally cast naturalistic base and a circular bronze plinth; bearing the signature on the reverse 'Clodion'.
Greenish brown patina.
301/8 in. (76.5 cm.) high
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