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25 June 2019 | 10:30am

Fine Sculpture, Early Works of Art and Garden Ornament

Lot 27

After Barthélemy Prieur, (French, circa 1536-1611), a bronze model of Cupid,

Estimate £300 - £500 + fees



After Barthélemy Prieur, (French, circa 1536-1611), a bronze model of Cupid, 17th / 18th century, portrayed standing, leaning forward and taking aim with his bow, his quiver to his right side; on a cylindrical quartz plinth with square section marmo nero Belgio socle


The bronze 10.5cm high, the height overall 16.25cm


 


Cf: Christie's London, Important European Furniture, Sculpture & Clocks, 9th July 2009, lot 51, a similar example