London, South Kensington
2 May 2007
A FRENCH CARVED BONE BUST TYPE CHESS SET
DIEPPE, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Depicting the European monarchs versus the North Africans, one side stained green, collection labels to the undersides Dr Anton C.R. Dreesmann (inventory no. E-13)
The king -- 3in. (7.5cm.) high; the pawn -- 2¼in. (5.7cm.) high
The Dr. Anton C.R. Dreesmann Collection, Christie's, Amsterdam, 16 April, 2002, lot 1362.
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