16 June 2004
This lot is offered without a reserve
A plate from the White Star Liner R.M.S. Republic
recovered from the wreck off of Martha's Vineyard in 1987 and is marked with the articfact registration number 368-1-13-13. Displayed in a lucite frame with a history of the ship.
14 x 11¼ in. (35.6 x 28.6 cm.) framed
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Highlights from the Brooklyn-born philanthropists’ collection of Asian art — coming to Christie’s New York in 2019
This English figure of Christ — one of only two of its type known to have survived the nine centuries since it was cast — was previously thought to have been French