Oxford,The Manor House at Clifton Hampden
25 - 26 September 2000
A Flemish sculpted white marble bust of Flora
Probably late 17th/early 18th century
Modelled with head cast upwards, her hair tied in a chignon and embellish with floral garland, her right shoulder draped with a fleece
21in. (79cm.) high;
with an associated stone pedestal of square tapering form carved with panels of bell-flowers, on a stepped plinth -- 38in. (96.5cm.) high, approx.
To be removed at the purchaser's risk and expense
Graham Baron Ash, Wingfield Castle, Diss, Norfolk; (+) sold Christie's House Sale, 30 May 1980, lot 311.
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