20 September 2000,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,112
GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A PATINATED BRONZE FIGURE
CAST FROM A MODEL BY LORENZL, 1920s
of naked young female standing holding a bow, on rectangular bronze, green onyx and striated black marble base, incised signature Lorenzl
17in. (43.5cm.) high
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