12 December 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A DECEASED'S ESTATE
A CARVED IVORY GROUP DEPICTING BOREAS ABDUCTING ORYTHIA
German, 19th century
On a carved naturalistic base and an associated, waisted circular green marble socle.
Minor cracking and losses; the wings carved separately.
19 in. (48.2 cm.) high
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