London, South Kensington
20 September 2001
A figure of Napoleon III
wearing uniform, modelled standing holding a plumed hat, his right hand on his hip, on titled rectangular base (minor cracks) -- 41cm. high; an equestrian figure of Prince Louis of Hesse -- 24cm. high, 19th century
See illustration (2)
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Cf. P.D. Gordon Pugh, Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Era (1970), p. A160, fig. 214 for the second figure.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Specialist Joy McCall answers key questions for collectors of the glassmaker’s exquisite pieces. Illustrated with lots offered in the Lalique sale on 15 May
Offered in May, a 1916 canvas that was included in every major survey of Malevich’s Suprematist works during his lifetime, and which revolutionised modern art