20 April 2007
A PAIR OF ORMOLU FIGURES OF DOGS
Each on an associated blue-grey velvet covered rectangular base, with printed paper label for Léon Gruel, Paris
7 in. (8 cm.) high, 10¾ (27½ cm.) wide, 5 in. (13 cm.) deep (2)
with Léon Gruel, Paris.
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