An ivory figure of a Putti - 18cm high
Lot 85*Y
Manner of François Duquesnoy (Flemish, 1597-1643) An 18th century ivory figure of a putto
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Manner of François Duquesnoy (Flemish, 1597-1643)
An 18th century ivory figure of a putto
the standing figure on a shaped base, looking downward, mounted on a later ebonised stepped plinth, the ivory 18cm high, 25cm high overall

Footnotes

  • For similar standing ivory putti by Duquesnoy see Mannken-Piss and Génie funèbre, Musée Cluny, Paris.
    Related Literature: Les Ivoires, Tardy, Paris, 1977, illustrated page 183.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note this lot is probably 19th century rather than 18th.
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